A Shrine Club has decided to call off its annual circus due to increasing public condemnation of the use of animals for entertainment. Applaud this compassionate decision.
Articles written by: Jennifer Schwager
A video posted to social media shows a hamster allegedly being fed LSD and marijuana by two young men who then laughed at the terrified animal’s suffering. Demand that these men are punished.
A dog is dead after being left in a car on a blistering hot day. Demand that the person responsible is severely punished for their negligence.
Tens of thousands of hens were reportedly kept in cruel and cramped conditions, forced to live alongside the rotting corpses of their barn-mates. Demand justice for these hens.
The smallest and rarest porpoise in the world is at risk of imminent extinction. Demand that its habitat is protected.
A dog was allegedly beaten and burned alive by a man who police suspect was under the influence of drugs and alcohol. Demand justice for this innocent animal.
A stray dog was thrown from a third story terrace, leading to a terrifying, painful death. Demand better protections for strays so this rampant abuse of animals can finally be brought to an end.
White tigers are allegedly being beaten and otherwise abused by trainers at a safari park. Demand that the animals are released to an accredited sanctuary.
Over 60 horses were allegedly kept in neglectful conditions with inadequate food or water. Demand that those responsible are punished.
Nineteen puppies were left outside in a cardboard box to freeze to death. Demand that the person responsible is found and punished.
Several roosters were found with feathers missing from their necks and chests and wounds all over their bodies. Police suspect that they were forced to fight. Demand the maximum penalty for those responsible.
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, which has become notorious for the ill-treatment of captive animals, will finally be ending. Praise this decision, which will end the suffering of hundreds of animals.
An emaciated dog was found locked in a crate, her fur caked with urine and feces. Demand that the owner is punished to the fullest extent of the law.
Pieces of meat embedded with nails and wooden spikes were left at a popular dog walking spot. Demand that the person responsible is found and punished.
A dog recently died an excruciating death after being caught in a trap set out to catch wildlife. Demand that these barbaric and indiscriminate snares are banned.
A puppy sustained serious injuries after being tied up and dragged behind a truck. Demand the maximum possible penalty in this case of torture.
A woman will be serving jail time after kidnapping and killing her elderly neighbor’s pet. Applaud this tough stance against such a cruel crime.
Animal cruelty crimes could soon be punished much more harshly thanks to a bill that would allow felony charges for first offenses. Support this law, which would help deter people from committing animal cruelty crimes.
The slaughter of dogs has been banned in Seongnam’s Moran Market, where 80,000 dogs are butchered for their meat annually. Applaud this move, which could be the first step in a nationwide ban on the sale of dog meat.
While responding to a tip about dog fighting, police found two pit bulls, a treadmill, and other dog fighting paraphernalia in a man’s home. Demand the maximum possible penalty if the man is found guilty of involvement with this barbaric blood sport.