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Black cats being dumped as they don’t look good in owners’ selfies

Black cats are harder to re-home because of their association with witchcraft.

30 Jan 2018 12:25 PM

Social media users slam footage showing baby cow staggering on 2 feet

The cow is barely controlling its movement as it moves towards a man for help only to be pushed away.

24 Jan 2018 3:09 PM

Chefs in Switzerland ordered to stun lobsters before boiling them

Animal rights advocates argue that lobsters have sophisticated nervous systems and feel significant pain when boiled alive.

11 Jan 2018 11:00 AM

Mental care worker cuddles kittens before killing them

Care worker Aaron Baker was last week jailed for five months for inflicting terrible injuries on rescue cats Panther and Baby.

26 Dec 2017 12:22 PM

PETA complaint leads merciless langur killers to be arrested

After Forest Department objected to their request to be granted bail, court rejected it and extended judicial custody to January.

23 Dec 2017 7:57 PM


Thai zoo under fire after video of staff repeatedly poking tiger's face with stick goes viral

Pop star Rihanna also inadvertently highlighted another thriving illegal trade when she posted a selfie with a slow loris in Phuket.

21 Dec 2017 4:45 PM

Cruel man from China beats dog to death, says he'll eat it in shocking footage

The man says that the dog made him lose money and called on other dog owners to eat their pets if they are of no use.

06 Dec 2017 8:07 PM

Bloody spectacle: Indonesian villages pit wild boars against dogs

Locals say the fights were a way to preserve a tradition of hunting in the area.

18 Oct 2017 11:52 AM

Photos of Cambodian ‘super pigs’ goes viral

PETA had a strong reaction to the photos.

09 Oct 2017 5:54 PM

Judge: Woman convicted of abuse can't own pets for 20 years

The judge rejected her appeals and ordering her to pay $1,200 in fines and $12,000 in restitution.

28 Sep 2017 12:11 PM


Man held for sex with cow, tension in Uttarakhand town

Police said swab samples are being tested in Pauri to confirm the incident. The report is still awaited.

03 Aug 2017 7:23 PM

Man sentenced to 120 days in jail after pet fish cut in half

Police say Vega argued with a woman and damaged property at the residence.

26 Jul 2017 6:16 PM

US man kills 9 dogs, starves 13, charged for animal cruelty

Authorities say they were alerted to the situation by a contractor taking photos of a dilapidated home in the town of Stratford.

07 Apr 2017 7:29 PM

Dubai: Men feed live cat to dogs; ordered to clean zoo for 90 days

The three men were arrested on Wednesday after the Emirati man posted the gruesome video.

16 Mar 2017 9:03 AM

Is your pet a party animal?

After hosting successful annual events in Delhi and Kolkata, the pet carnival is making its way to Mumbai.

02 Mar 2017 1:45 AM


Animal cruelty: Second notice to Naagarjun producer

The forest department will send a third notice to Mr Patnaik and if he does a no-show even after that, he will be arrested.

26 Feb 2017 2:39 AM

Stray stories of hope

In an attempt to encourage positive conversations about animals.

05 Feb 2017 12:12 AM

3-month-old pup dies after it was flung from terrace in Mumbai

This is the second such incident in Mumbai in the past one week after a case was registered in Goregaon recently, for killing a dog.

30 Jan 2017 10:32 AM

Fight a dog-eat-dog world

City animal activist Ganesh Nayak is launching a new portal for neutering and spraying strays.

24 Jan 2017 12:08 AM

Chinese woman gets pet cat butchered, dumps its carcass outside shop

The accused confessed to killing her pet cat saying that she did not have enough money to raise it.

13 Jan 2017 9:09 PM