Animal welfare activists claim the man ate ‘at least 15 cats in two years’
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Black rhino hunter Corey Knowlton receives death threats after winning licence to shoot endangered animal
Saturday 18 January 2014
Knowlton said he has hired full time security after he was named online as the winner of the Dallas Safari Club auction
Thursday 16 January 2014
On Sunday, more than 20,000 people will gather in Turkey to watch camels do battle in a spectacle that dates back thousands of years. It is, depending on your attachment to the ungainly beasts, a historic cultural institution to be celebrated – or a throwback to an era before animal-rights campaigns when it was OK to starve an animal for three months to make it cross.
Thursday 16 January 2014
Corey Knowlton has been identified as the winner of the Dallas Safari Club sponsored auction on Saturday and said he 'deeply cares' about animals
Sunday 12 January 2014
Claims by Dallas Safari Club that auction funds will be used to protect animals in Namibia are dismissed by furious activists, writes David Usborne
Thursday 09 January 2014
Former bodybuilding champion Jim Morris still has an amazing physique, which he credits to his veganism
Wednesday 01 January 2014
Almost 100 pups were separated from their mothers in December's storms
Tuesday 31 December 2013
Bill de Blasio has called the long-running tourist practice of horse-drawn carriages in Central Park ‘inhumane’
Sunday 29 December 2013
For many Australians, the brumby – or wild horse – symbolises the romance and adventure of the outback.
Saturday 28 December 2013
Sir Barney White-Spunner questions authority of ‘once great British institution’
Friday 27 December 2013
The first “world championship” for eating pickled baby gannets, known as “guga”, has sparked new calls for a total ban on the Hebridean tradition of hunting chicks by clubbing them with sticks.
Wednesday 25 December 2013
Anti-hunt campaigners are challenging the Prime Minister David Cameron to carry out his pledge for a free vote over the hunting ban, with new polling revealing eight out of ten Britons are against the ban being lifted.
Saturday 21 December 2013
The first impressively memorable debut of 2014 arrives with this novel
Friday 20 December 2013
Despite possible appearances some animal charities have got their priorities right
Thursday 19 December 2013
The father then harassed the dog's owner in the street after it was killed
Monday 09 December 2013
It is a familiar cause, but it has never been more urgent. Last year, tens of thousands of Africa's elephants were killed to supply illegal ivory to markets throughout the world. Increasingly, revenue generated from this blood ivory is being used to fuel war and terrorism in Africa.
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