RSPCA

Waroona woman found guilty to horse cruelty

This horse had to be put down. Photo: RSPCA WA.<p>Photo: RSPCA WA.<p>of<p>A 38-year-old Waroona woman has been found guilty to three counts of animal cruelty …

Mandurah, Australia

Fundraising fun dog show heads to the Dog Barn

HAVE you got the best rescue pet in town?<p>The RSPCA will be hosting their fun dog show on July 29 from 10am to 4pm at the Dog Barn on Catchdale Moss …

St Helens

Fundraiser Launched To Bring Cat Cafe To Bucks Co.

A $25,000 fundraiser has been launched to ​bring a cat cafe to Bucks County.<p>A fundraiser has been launched to bring a cat cafe to Bucks County.<p>Eilene …

Cat Cafe

Oil-coated, starving raven from Bethlehem Steel gets TLC at the SPCA

An emaciated common raven hopped like a rabbit up a makeshift wooden ladder at the SPCA of Erie County.<p>The year-old bird feasted on a platter of …

SPCA

Victorian puppy factories bloom from reluctant RSPCA

<i>A change in leadership within the Victorian RSPCA has led to increased business for the puppy factory trade, writes Debra Tranter.</i><p>FOR THE FIRST TIME …

SPCA

Abandoned puppy tied up in a bag with a rock and left to drown

<i>Warning: some people may find the following images upsetting.</i><p>A puppy abandoned in the water in a weighted down bag may have been taken away by the …

News (Wales)

Matchmaker for pups who can't find homes has perfect record

RALEIGH — For the last 11 years, Jerry Kroll has specialized in finding homes for the dogs few people want to adopt: the shy ones, the seniors with …

SPCA

Fox cubs and hedgehogs trapped and killed by wildfires

<b>Baby animals are being trapped and killed by wildfires across Wales with whole families facing being "wiped-out", experts have warned.</b><p>As Wales looks set for its driest summer, firefighters are battling an "unprecedented" number of wildfires.<p>One wildlife expert said it was "heartbreaking" to find so …

Wales

Man fails in bid to have horse cruelty fine quashed

An equine enthusiast has failed to overturn a conviction for allowing three ponies to go lame at a Wigan farm.<p>But John Declan Ashurst O’Shaughnessy …

Manchester

Stuffed hot dog: Victoria car window smashed to save what turned out to be toy pet

All Blake and Marla Handley can do now is laugh.<p>On Wednesday, the couple went for lunch at the Ocean Point Resort in Victoria and left their dog Rory …

Canadian News

SPCA grateful to AfriForum for going after Thandi Modise

The animal rights group and AfriForum announced on Thursday they would prosecute the NCOP chair on charges of animal cruelty.

SPCA

This Is All The Time It Takes For a Dog to Die in a Hot Car

Dogs can't sweat.<p>The soaring temperatures in Europe and North America have seen a rise in reports of dogs being rescued from hot cars.<p>Police across …

Animals

McKinney shelter tapped for new ASPCA program meant to make for some very good dogs

MCKINNEY -- Pippin, a tiny white chihuahua mix, eats bits of cheese and hot dog off Kelly Atkins’ hand in a shaded play area at the SPCA of Texas' …

SPCA

Cat in ‘good health’ after being stuck for three days on San Bruno telephone pole

A five-year-old male tabby was hungry and dehydrated but otherwise in good health after a multi-agency response delivered him from the top of a San …

Animals

Feedback: Gulls just wanna have fun

Gulls’ night out<p>A SPATE of public intoxication has hit seaside towns in the UK, but this time it is gulls that are proving unruly.<p>The Royal Society …

Birds

Wildlife officers struggle to get their geese as injured flock floats past

The image was difficult to view without wincing.<p>A flock of Canada geese — some with arrows protruding from their heads, and others mangled by fishing …

Geese

This Heartbreaking Tale Shows Why You Shouldn't Offer Up Pets As 'Free To A Good Home'

'Free to a good home' is a phrase you hear a lot when people are giving things away. For example, if they're offloading a bunch of clothes that their …

Animal Rescue

Medford Man Abandoned Dog While Fleeing State: SPCA

The 24-year-old left his dog with no food or water while he fled New York believing there was a warrant for his arrest, the SPCA said.<p>WEST BABYLON, …

SPCA

Appeal after Labrador found abandoned in "terrible state"

THE RSPCA is appealing for information after a female chocolate Labrador was found abandoned in Prestwich.<p>The Labrador, thought to be about …

Manchester

FREE pet adoptions at 6 Valley locations on Saturday

PHOENIX - Three Valley animal organizations will be offering free adoption on some pets this weekend.<p>On Saturday, July 21, select cats and dogs at …

Animal Rescue

Former puppy mill operator found with 8 dogs in Alta. hotel

A woman banned from owning animals has been charged after eight dogs were found in her Alberta hotel room.<p>Karin Adams, 46, has been charged with …

Trespassing

Two injured when tree limb falls at Chautauqua County Fair

DUNKIRK, NY (WIVB) - Two people were injured when a tree limb fell at the Chautauqua County Fair.<p>A Fair spokesperson said the incident happened on …

Buffalo

Don’t Forget To Protect Your Pets During Heat Wave

<b>DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM)</b> – The brutal North Texas temperatures can hurt your pets, so experts say don’t forget about them during the heat wave.<p>On Friday, …

Heat Waves

Newbridge man banned from keeping animals for five years after his starving terrier is rescued by the RSPCA

A Newbridge-on-Wye man has been banned from keeping animals for five years after his starving dog was discovered in an "emaciated" state by RSPCA …

Wales

Timeline For Severe Weather This Weekend​: Patch PM

Also: Officers rescue 2 cats from burning home​​ / LI man says Netflix damaged his home during filming / Police ID man killed in crash<p>Share-worthy …

Weather

Man 'beats seagull to death' for stealing his chip in Weston-super-Mare

Police are hunting a man who allegedly beat a seagull to death when it stole a chip from him.<p>The man reportedly launched the attack on the bird at …

Crime (UK)

WARNING! Tarantulas the size of dinner plates are on the loose

Giant bird-eating tarantulas from Brazil are be on the loose in an northern village.<p>According to the Mail Online, the RSPCA has revealed that pots …

Insects

Weekend Events In The Bay Area

3 hours ago<p>In case you've been living under a rock, Martha Quinn is throwing out the first pitch tonight as the A's take on San Francisco in the bay …

San Francisco

Mutilated wallabies found dumped in Far North Queensland

Two mutilated wallabies have been found dumped by the side of a road in Mareeba, west of Cairns. The marsupials, one missing a tail and the other …

Australian News

Feral cats aren't a risk to public health | Letter | NOLA.com

The recent NOLA.com article about feral cats relied on bad science to falsely paint cats as a health risk for people. The facts tell a different …

Animals