ARTICLES RELATING TO ANIMAL CRUELTY

Iowa zoo settles lion lawsuit

2016-08-04 18:51

Two African lionesses have been sent to a Colorado sanctuary after an animal group sued their owners for inhumane treatment.

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WATCH: Man breaks BMW window (with a rock) to free trapped dog

Leaving your dog in a locked car for whatever reason is never okay. And when this gentleman saw a dog trapped inside a car, he went into absolute gorilla-mode to free the bewildered animal.

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Hermes hit by SA ostrich farm cruelty claims

2016-06-01 14:39

Hermes is on the back foot over claims of cruelty at a SA farm that allegedly supplies skins used in its luxury handbags.

Earless, abused pitbull terrier tossed over SPCA wall

2016-03-11 08:55

The SPCA in Bloemfontein reported that an abused and emaciated pitbull terrier suffering from distemper and severe injuries was thrown over the wall into their property, most likely as it was no longer considered 'fit' to fight.

Rescue dogs bring joy to childhoods

2015-07-03 15:14

Your children can learn valuable life-lessons from owning a rescue dog

Mumbai's horse-drawn carriages banned

2015-06-09 13:17

Operators of Mumbai's horse-drawn carriages will have to rein in operations within a year - afteras the Indian city ruled that the practice was cruel.

Bestiality is much, much more common than you think

2015-02-18 15:14

You might think that bestiality has died out, or that it only happens on farms, or that it's illegal everywhere. You would be very, very, very wrong.

Woman found living with dead babies

2014-11-05 15:09

31-year-old Erika Murray from Massachusets, found living with the bodies of three dead infants in a rodent-infested house, is being held on $1 million cash bail.

Joburg woman throws puppy over spiked fence

2014-09-04 19:35

A woman has been arrested for allegedly throwing a puppy over a spiked fence in Daveyton on the East Rand, Ekurhuleni metro police say.

Three appear for beheading and eating a dog

2014-06-26 09:32

Two Nigerian men eat a dog believing that it would protect them from malaria, poisoning and witchcraft.

 

Puppy flung off 4th-floor balcony

2016-06-27 11:51

A Cape Town woman could face charges of animal cruelty after throwing a puppy off a four-storey balcony.

Australian cattle 'sledgehammered' in Vietnam abattoirs

2016-06-17 06:07

Vietnamese abattoir workers have been filmed using sledgehammers to bludgeon Australian cattle, activists say.

WATCH: 'Life Of Pi' trainer whips and berates tiger in undercover video

2016-04-14 12:56

A video released by Peta, where a zoo owner repeatedly whips a performing tiger, has led to the man being charged for animal cruelty in Ontario, Canada.

Woman gets off lightly for animal cruelty

2015-10-05 10:20

A Durban woman previously charged with animal cruelty by Kloof SPCA, has been sentenced to a R1 000 fine on charges of animal cruelty.

No bail for alleged goat rapist

2015-07-02 19:33

A Sharpville man accused of bestiality and animal cruelty after allegedly sexually assaulting and strangling a goat to death, has been denied bail in the Vereeniging Magistrate's Court.

School principal who had dog buried alive fails to comply with sentencing conditions

2015-04-08 18:35

A Cape Town school principal who instructed janitors to bury a stray dog has apparently failed to implement a court-ordered animal protection awareness programme.

Anti-fur lobbyist goes to court over sticker

2015-01-22 14:12

If the charges stick, an anti-fur lobbyist could find herself with a criminal record for allegedly placing a sticker on a Johannesburg shop that sells animal fur.

Teens arrested for clubbing 900 chickens to death

2014-10-03 06:13

Four California teenagers have been arrested and accused of clubbing dead 920 chickens, authorities say.

Modise 'takes Sowetan to ombudsman'

2014-07-09 06:14

The National Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise has lodged a complaint with the Press Ombudsman against the Sowetan, a spokesperson says.

New 'animal-friendly' mascara test developed

2014-01-06 12:13

A cheaper and more reliable test for mascara is being developed by scientists, which will not need to be tested on animals.

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