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Man jailed for beating dog to death


August 17th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) A 27-year-old Briton has been jailed for over four months after he hanged his six-month-old puppy by its collar and then beat it to death with ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dumped by girlfriend, man feeds her hamster to dog


April 26th, 2012 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 26 (IANS) A 22-year-old Briton, who was dumped by his girlfriend after a six-year relationship, hurled the woman's pet hamster against a wall and stamped it to death ... Read more...

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PETA to protest for passing new Animal Welfare Act


December 8th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) Members of the animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)-India will launch a protest outside parliament Friday, urging it to pass ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Enhanced penalties mooted for cruelty against animals


February 17th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) In order to check animal abuse in the country, the environment ministry has called for higher penalties for cruelty against animals in its proposed draft Animal Welfare ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mary Bale, Woman Who Dumped Cat in Bin Charged With Animal Cruelty


September 21st, 2010 - 2:46 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A woman who got caught dumping a cat into it’s owners wheelie bin has been charged with animal cruelty after she was seen on the security camera, dumping ... Read more...

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Man told to pay $2,290 for drowning squirrel


July 19th, 2010 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) In perhaps the first case of its kind, a man has been ordered to pay more than 1,500 pounds in court costs for drowning a squirrel, a media ... Read more...

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Man told to pay $2,290 for drowning a squirrel


July 19th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) In a first case of its kind, a man has been ordered to pay more than 1,500 pounds (about $2,290) in court costs for killing a squirrel, a ... Read more...

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PETA seeks rights to Jackson’s song to save rodents


June 30th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Following the sudden death of pop legend Michael Jackson, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has asked for the rights of the singer's solo ... Read more...

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Canine couture can be hazardous for pet pooches


January 11th, 2009 - 6:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Animal welfare experts have warned that dog owners who dress their pets are putting them at risk of overheating.Dog disguises are pitched as a piece of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Feeding your pet at table may land you in jail in UK!


November 5th, 2008 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Feeding your pet at table or giving them chocolate treats might land you in jail, if new guidelines proposed to pet owners in Britain are to be ... Read more...

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