Chinese market at heart of deadly virus sold koala, snakes, bats, wolf pups and more

The questionable, most would say nasty, offerings of exotic meat at the Chinese market where a new, deadly virus has emerged is believed to be tied to the mystery illness’ development and outbreak. According to … Read More

Rescue seeks home for ‘World’s Worst Cat’

An animal rescue in North Carolina has issued an odd plea on behalf of a cat who they refer to as the “World’s Worst.” Indeed, Mitchell County Animal Rescue’s description of Perdita the cat is … Read More

Loyal senior dog trusted her owner – only to be left at shelter

When a picture is worth a thousand words, Nola’s heartbreaking story has already been told. On Thursday, the scared senior arrived at St. Landry Animal Rescue. She arrived in a wire cage in the back … Read More

Dog dumped in Rubbermaid bucket and left on side of Texas road

On a lonely windy road, an emaciated dog was dumped in a blue Rubbermaid bucket off of Dowdy Ferry Road in Dallas; she is not only skinny but scared and full of mange. The remote … Read More

Brewery featuring homeless shelter dogs on beer cans

A Florida brewery has started to feature homeless shelter dogs on beer cans and it’s downright awesome! Motorworks Brewing in Bradenton is partnering with Manatee County Animal Services to get pups in need of homes … Read More

Outrage as teen repeatedly punched injured kangaroo in viral video

Social media users are outraged after a video went viral showing a teenager repeatedly punching an injured kangaroo in the face in the Australia NSW town of Culcairn. The video appeared on Snapchat Monday and … Read More

England bans wild animal use in circuses

This week, a ban on using wild animals in circuses in England took effect, much to the delight of animals lovers worldwide. Animal Defenders International writes:


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Update on Texas dog victim of severe abuse

Meet Cole; he was found as a stray, and from his appearance there was little doubt that this boy hadn’t been through hell.  Fort Worth Animal Care and Control Placement Network stated Cole needed a … Read More

‘Funny looking’ breeder reject embarks on a new life

A “funny looking” husky, who was rejected by her breeder who failed to sell her because of her unique appearance, is embarking on a new life. Jubilee was taken in by the Husky House, in … Read More

Most adorable koala baby found next to her dead mom rescued

An adorable koala baby was rescued on Friday after found cuddled next to its dead mom in the smoldering bushland on Australia’s Kangaroo Island.

According to Pro_air_vision on Instagram, cinematographer Bill Blair had been filming … Read More