Help find the animal abuser videoed slapping tiny Yorkie

In a disturbing video posted on social media, an animal advocacy group is asking for the public’s help identifying the woman seen slapping and hitting a small Yorkshire terrier.

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China may ban eating dogs as proposal recognizes dogs as ‘companion animals’

The Chinese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs has excluded dogs from farm animals in a draft directive published Tuesday – paving the way for canine meat being banned from dinner plates in all of … Read More

Sophie found lying lifeless in backyard of vacant house needs our help

On Monday morning, the Baltimore City Animal Control officers found Sophie; the dog had been lying lifeless in the backyard of a vacant house in the Penn North neighborhood. No one in the area had … Read More

Blind and deaf English bulldog dumped in Miami

UPDATE: Returned to owner.

A semi-blind and possibly deaf English bulldog just became another statistic for animal neglect. The seven-year-old white and fawn dog needs emergency help. He is currently at Miami-Dade Animal Services and … Read More

Florida man beats and stabs dog and bakes it in oven

On Friday, a 24-year-old man was arrested and charged with torturing and killing a dog. Vicasso Lara brutally beat and stabbed the dog before baking it in the oven.

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Police urge public’s help identifying men in video showing dogs killing animal

The Dallas police are asking for the public’s help identifying two men wanted in connection with a video that showed two dogs killing a small animal. The video appeared on social media two weeks ago … Read More

Hound tied up and left to starve to death had not been fed in a month

In Elizabethton, Tennessee, a hound that had been tied up and left to starve to death and who had not been fed in a month arrived at the Airport Emergency Clinic on Saturday night. Volunteers … Read More

Dog tied up stuffed in sack and dumped in trash rescued

A disturbing discovery by a Good Samaritan on Tuesday fortunately resulted in the rescue of a little dog. The yellow mixed breed pooch had been tied up, stuffed in a sack and dumped into a … Read More

Famous lone wolf of Discovery Island: Takaya shot and killed by hunter

A lone wolf that lived on a tiny island near Victoria was shot and killed by a hunter earlier this week. The B.C. Conservation Officer Service issued the following statement:

“The Discovery Island wolf, that

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Neapolitan Mastiff in danger of being euth’ed has left the building

At the Moreno Valley Animal Shelter in Moreno Valley, California, a six-year-old Neapolitan Mastiff mix had been given one last extension to live until noon on Friday. Neither of the two rescue organizations that had … Read More