Animal abuse

Animal Rights: Victory For Activists As China Reclassifies Dogs As Pets In New Guidelines

World Dog Alliance China’s agricultural ministry has just removed dogs from the national list of livestock, and has reclassified dogs …

China pushes draft law to reclassify dogs as pets, not livestock

The move follows a total ban on the consumption and trade of dogs and cats in Shenzhen at the beginning …

Number of pets being dumped rises during Covid-19 pandemic

It is advised that in the event you become ill and are unable to take care of your pet, have …

Wildlife Poachers In Kenya Could Face The Death Penalty

By: Natasha Ishak An anti-poaching unit watches over elephants. Last year, the Kenyan government announced a bold proposition to protect its vulnerable wildlife: …

The Cruel Reality Of The Greyhound Racing Industry

Greyhound Racing looks fairly harmless on the surface. But when you delve deeper in to the reality of it, there is …

Dreams Do Come True – Life-Changing Animal Sterilisation Clinic Completed

Through concerted and creative fundraising efforts, Woodrock Animal Rescue was able to raise the R1-million

Poisoned syringes fired at pet dogs for China meat trade

Shanghai – Poisoned syringes that could be fired at dogs on the street to kill them instantly were sold by …

Your Car is a Potential Death Trap

Joey, Tess and Starla are only a few names on the lengthy list of innocent victims of heatstroke due to …

Link between animal cruelty and human abuse

A review of the literature By: Regan Jules-Macquet Animal abuse has become increasingly recognised as a serious crime, as well …