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Will pet lovers avoid 'A Dog's Purpose' after animal abuse video controversy?

A movie about man's best friend discovering the meaning of life would seem like a no-brainer for a studio looking to appeal to pet-lovers. So what could go wrong?<p>A lot, in the case of Universal Pictures' and Amblin Entertainment's "A Dog's Purpose," which was beset with controversy last week after …

Recognizing Signs of Equine Abuse: The Vet's Role

Sadly, some veterinarians come across suspected cases of equine abuse during their daily practice. For this reason, it’s important for practitioners …

Worker caught on video slamming dog into the ground, breaking its leg

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a man who was caught on surveillance video abusing a small Shih Tzu at an animal boarding …

Shih Tzu

Abused horse gets new home, while her ex-owner gets a criminal record

Zasha, a 7-year-old quarter horse mare, gets a new home Saturday, nearly four years after the starving and skinny horse was rescued from a South …

Animal Abuse

Both points of view at controversial debut

<b>Hey there, time traveller!</b><br>This article was published <b>27/1/2017</b> (429 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.<p>Some moviegoers protested …

Animal Abuse

PETA protests 'A Dog's Purpose' at Hollywood theater

Lisa Lange said her dog's purpose is to sleep on rainy days and play with toys.<p>It's not, she said, to be a prop in a film so "Hollywood producers can make a buck."<p>Lange, senior vice president of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, was among dozens of demonstrators who gathered outside the …

Marvel teases its first plot points for the Black Panther movie

Marvel Studios has revealed the first plot details for its upcoming <i>Black Panther</i> film, based on the comic publisher's first black superhero.<p>Marvel's …

Marvel Universe

Spider-Man: Homecoming Weird Trailer Released

This summer will see the formal introduction of Spider-Man into the Marvel cinematic universe. The world got its first taste of the new incarnation …

Marvel Universe

New promo art for Spider-Man: Homecoming

Thanks to Marvel Cinematic Universe on Facebook, we’ve got a new piece of promotional artwork for the upcoming Marvel and Sony-produced reboot</b> …

Marvel Universe

Help Stop the Abuse of Elephants at the Surin Round Up Festival in Thailand! - One Green Planet

Elephants are renowned for their high levels of intelligence and sensitivity. They are known to possess advanced cognitive abilities, complex …

Elephants

Pair arrested for animal cruelty after Florida house fire kills 53 pets

Dogs, cats, raccoons and a parrot all perished in the fire<p>A man and woman from Florida were charged on Tuesday (24 January 2017) with almost 80 …

Cincinnati

PETA Has a Plan

It starts with brands banning fur (and wool and leather and down and angora), and ends with a totally vegan society.<p>Some people talk about the choice to go vegan as if it’s a religious conversion. Christopher Merrow is not one of those people. Merrow went vegan to impress a girl, which maybe would …

Five things you need to know about the Nem Thuong Pig Slaughter Festival

How a campaign to save a pig in Vietnam changed a country, but the fight to save the pig continues.<p><b>1/ What is the Nem Thuong Pig Slaughter …

Honoring Mary Tyler Moore's Lifelong Dedication to Animals

Honoring Mary Tyler Moore’s Lifelong Dedication to Animals<p>Written by |<p>With the passing of Mary Tyler Moore, the world has lost a legend in the …

Animal Welfare Now a Top Priority for Global Food Brands, Report Finds

A new report points to animal welfare as a top priority for both consumers and food companies, not just an ethical debate amongst meat-eaters and …

Protect Wildlife

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What reaction to a publicly shamed rat says about animal rights in China

<b>(CNN) —</b> The social media post, from one of China's largest newspapers, included a crying-laughing emoji.<p>It showed a dead rat after it was caught stealing rice in a shop. Spreadeagled and strung up by its limbs, it had a sign hung around its neck reading "I won't dare do this again."<p>But the almost …

China

Animals Are Way Smarter Than We Give Them Credit For

Don't even get us started on octopuses.<p>What is the smartest species in the world? You might think it's humans by a long shot, but the reality is a …

Animals

Companies Like Kikkoman Are Still Testing on Animals

In the course of Kikkoman's research, rats are force-fed and decapitated.<p>Kikkoman, the Japanese soy-product manufacturing company known for their ubiquitous bottles of soy sauce, is on blast this month for conducting violent experiments on animals while testing their products. PETA, the animal …

Medical Journals

The truth about the chicken industry | Jamie's Food Revolution | Jamie Oliver

Over 50 billion chickens are reared annually to provide us with meat and eggs – that’s around seven times the number of people on earth.<p>In this …

They Were Asked To Give Up Their Dogs But Instead, They Did A Beautiful Pregnancy Shoot Together

When Bengaluru-based couple Aditya Raheja and Sanjana Madappa were expecting their son Ayan, everyone – from doctors to family and friends – told …

Pets

5 Ways That Animals Think Just Like We Do

Not long ago, a group of animal activists uncovered horrific abuse of hens at a “cage-free” egg farm in California. They found that while the …

Research

Cheetahs losing race away from extinction as African habitat shrinks

Britain-based zoologists have warned of a global fall in the number of cheetahs, the world's fastest land animal. They've urged conservationists to …

Wildlife

Land Conservation, Wildlife Habitat to Benefit from Nearly $1.4 Million from Duke Energy – Press Releases on CSRwire.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 29 /CSRwire/ - Duke Energy will invest nearly $1.4 million to help protect wildlife habitat and land conservation efforts in …

Conservation

Research shows stress leads to prematurely gray dogs

Few would dispute that the stress of 2016 likely led to premature gray hair in humans. Now comes research, conducted in part by Northern Illinois University, showing that stress in dogs can turn them prematurely gray, too.<p>The research, published in the December issue of Applied Animal Behaviour …

Lucky Birder Captures Only Known Photos of Horned Guans Mating in the Wild

Apolinar Basora never thought he would get so lucky. He was on his first birdwatching trip to El Triunfo, a biosphere reserve in the southern Mexican …

Muzzle Turning Gray? You Might Be Stressing Out Your Dog | Inc.com

As we get older, our hair tends to turn gray, and most people who've lived with dogs have watched the same thing happen to their canine companions' muzzles. But age isn't the only thing that makes our hair gray. Stress can do it too, as everyone knows who's watched President Obama's hair go from …

Animal Behavior