Teen caught on viral video plucking, riding and dragging emu

In Dubbo, Australia, a 19-year-old teen faces animal cruelty charges after a viral video showed him plucking the feathers, riding and dragging an emu as bystanders laughed. On Wednesday, the yet to be publicly identified … Read More

Mama deer killed while protecting her fawns for attacking woman

In Craig, Colorado, a mama deer was killed on Wednesday protecting her two fawns after attacking a woman who had been out walking her dog. Officers believed the 85-year-old woman surprised the doe.

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Pet owner threw ShihTzu puppies off 8th floor for misbehaving

In a disturbing case of animal cruelty, a man was arrested in the Indian city of Gurugram on Monday for allegedly throwing two Shih Tzu puppies off the eighth floor of his apartment building for … Read More

Man caught dragging dog behind vehicle because it ‘smelled’

As if animal cruelty can’t get any worse in China, another viral video captured a man dragging his newly adopted dog behind his vehicle because the dog smelled, and its “stench was too strong.”

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Guilty: Teen in viral video who threw his dog off embankment

A judge found an 18-year-old teen guilty of animal cruelty on Tuesday after a viral video showed a dog being thrown off an embankment into a rock filled pool of water in Washington Township, N.J. … Read More

Mother dog and her 9 puppies left in sealed box at landfill

In Quesnel, B.C., authorities want to know who deserted a mother dog and her 9 puppies in a sealed box at the Puntzi Lake landfill.

According to the B.C. SPCA press release,  the dog and … Read More

Puppy completely shut down in back of Miami shelter kennel

A six-month-old puppy has completely shut down in the rear of a noisy and overcrowded shelter in Miami, Florida. And as if a neglected puppy would be expected to act like a well behaved canine … Read More

Poor sweet old guy: Heartbreaking neglect but help is on the way

At the Maricopa County Animal Care & Control West, this poor, sweet old guy has been the innocent victim of extreme neglect and cruelty. It begs us all to ask the question – how does … Read More

Heartbreaking cruelty as police investigate small dog set on fire

In Newark, New Jersey, police are investigating a heartbreaking cruelty act against a small dog beaten and set on fire. The despicable situation occurred on Friday night in the vicinity of Columbia Avenue and Plymouth … Read More

99 dogs, 5 cats rescued from ‘living hell’ in Miami-Dade home

In South Dade, Florida, 99 dogs and five cats were rescued on Thursday from a “living hell.” According to the Miami-Dade County Animal Services assistant director Kathleen Labrada, some of the dogs were so matted … Read More