Video shows dog being dragged behind vehicle

A disturbing video shows a dog being helplessly dragged behind a vehicle in Memphis, Tennessee. The video has sparked the ire of animal lovers, and captured the interest of the local authorities, who hope to … Read More “Video shows dog being dragged behind vehicle”

Outpouring of disgust as trophy hunter shoots sleeping lion

There has been an outpouring of disgust as the video of a trophy hunter has surfaced, showing a man sneaking up on a sleeping lion and then shooting it. Where the video was taken nor … Read More “Outpouring of disgust as trophy hunter shoots sleeping lion”

Dogs with horrific injuries from fighting on ‘other side of fence’

In Spaulding County, Georgia, four dogs with horrific injuries appeared to have been involved in dog fighting. Neighbors were shocked to see the animal abuse that had been happening on the “other side of the … Read More “Dogs with horrific injuries from fighting on ‘other side of fence’”

Orangutan blinded after being shot dozens of times

A 30-year-old orangutan is blind after someone shot her dozens of times with an air gun. Because of her severe injuries, which left her unable to feed her baby, she is also childless. As reported … Read More “Orangutan blinded after being shot dozens of times”

Little Darla can’t use her front legs but she still wags her tail

How did little Darla wander out onto the streets of South Los Angeles? The one-year-old stray, helpless poodle is unable to use her front legs, but she still wags her tail. For now she waits … Read More “Little Darla can’t use her front legs but she still wags her tail”

Two emaciated dogs lived in filth for years until help arrived

In South Texas, two emaciated dogs lived in filth next to a garbage dumpster. They were chained, malnourished and only occasionally fed when it was convenient. Their home was in the rear of an old … Read More “Two emaciated dogs lived in filth for years until help arrived”

Michigan lab ends chemical pesticide testing on 36 beagles

In a controversial chemical pesticide testing on 36 beagles at a Michigan laboratory, on Monday, it was announced the study has ended. The decision came less than a week after the Humane Society of the … Read More “Michigan lab ends chemical pesticide testing on 36 beagles”

Guilty plea from man accused in brutal dog torture case

A Michigan man, accused of a brutal dog torture killing, has pleaded guilty to the resulting charge. According to multiple sources, 23-year-old Alexander Gerth entered a plea of no contest to a felony animal cruelty … Read More “Guilty plea from man accused in brutal dog torture case”

Man abandoned senior dog and a pig outside of animal shelter

A man abandoned a senior dog, and a neglected pig, outside of an animal shelter in Ohio, and now the animals need a new home. The Tuscarawas County Humane Society is now caring for the … Read More “Man abandoned senior dog and a pig outside of animal shelter”

Suspect accused of throwing Chihuahua down garbage chute

In San Francisco, a man pleaded not guilty to throwing a Chihuahua puppy down a garbage chute. On Friday, Ronald Louis Jones, 59, was charged with felony animal cruelty and misdemeanor abandonment of an animal, … Read More “Suspect accused of throwing Chihuahua down garbage chute”