Animal welfare activists claim the man ate ‘at least 15 cats in two years’
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Friday 29 June 2012
Selection for the Olympics is not normally a matter of life and death – until now. Danny Boyle, who is directing the Opening Ceremony, has said he will "vigorously" ensure that the two goats, three cows, 10 chickens, 10 ducks and 70 sheep due to take part in the show are spared.
Friday 15 June 2012
A drunken man who stabbed his wife's cat to death out of spite during a row has been jailed.
Sunday 03 June 2012
'We lived in an apartment – no furniture, no TV, no phone, and everyone slept on the floor'
Tuesday 22 May 2012
A man who urged his dog to attack and kill badgers kept footage of the brutal fights on his phone, a court heard today.
Friday 18 May 2012
The size of cages holding beagles awaiting experiments could be reduced under new Government proposals, animal welfare campaigners warned yesterday.
Monday 30 April 2012
When the conquistadors brought bullfighting to Mexico more than 500 years ago, few could have foreseen how popular it would become.
Tuesday 24 April 2012
A huge rise in the number of pet owners convicted of animal cruelty is pushing the RSPCA to “breaking point”, the charity said.
Monday 23 April 2012
Struggling state shocked to discover it produces dozens of bizarre research papers that no one reads
Saturday 21 April 2012
Millions of dog owners will have to pay for their pets to be fitted with a microchip, under plans set to be announced next week.
Sunday 15 April 2012
Animal rights campaigners call for steeplechase to be abolished as the death toll at UK racecourses reaches 41 this year
Tuesday 03 April 2012
It is difficult to imagine these days, but, not very long ago, people would deposit litter on the streets without care or reproach, dog mess would be left on the pavement, and smokers would strike up without any consideration for their fellow citizens.
Friday 30 March 2012
The RSPCA warned today that it will have to shed more than 130 jobs in the face of rising costs and increasing numbers of animals being abandoned during the economic downturn.
Thursday 15 March 2012
The Sport of Kings has rarely looked so sumptuous as in Dustin Hoffman's TV series Luck, which sees thoroughbreds barrelling around the sun-kissed racetracks of Southern California.
Thursday 15 March 2012
Racehorse is put to death after falling at track during making of second series of HBO show
Sunday 11 March 2012
Two major cosmetics brands that champion their cruelty-free ethics are facing a lawsuit claiming they misled the public as they allow animal-testing on some products abroad.
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