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  • Chinese hotel with polar bear enclosure opens to outrage

    03/12/2021 11:26:23 PM PST · by blueplum · 14 replies
    The Guardian uK ^ | 12 Mar 2021 | Agence France-Presse in Beijing
    A Chinese hotel built around a central polar bear enclosure for the non-stop viewing pleasure of its guests has opened to immediate condemnation from conservationists. At Harbin Polar Land in north-east China, the hotel bedrooms’ windows face onto the bears’ pen, with visitors told the animals are their “neighbours 24 hours a day”. A video shows the bears – a threatened species – being photographed by crowds of guests under harsh warm lights, in a space consisting of fake rocks and icicles and a white painted floor. Animal rights organisations reacted with outrage, urging customers to stay away from establishments...
  • Report: 'Trump' found written onto manatee in Florida, investigation underway

    01/11/2021 4:30:42 PM PST · by bgill · 71 replies
    cbs ^ | Jan. 11, 2021 | Gary Detman
    CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. (CBS12) — There is a federal investigation into the reported harassment of a manatee, found with the word "Trump" written on its back, in a story first reported by the Citrus County Chronicle. A spokeswoman for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service confirmed an investigation is underway after the agency received a report about the manatee. The Chronicle reported the manatee was found over the weekend in the Blue Hole on the Homosassa River.
  • Disturbing video shows CEO Jeffrey Previte abusing 4-month-old dog

    09/12/2020 7:24:56 AM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 22 replies ^ | 9/12/20 | By Kate Sheehy
    Disturbing video shows CEO Jeffrey Previte abusing 4-month-old dog A business CEO was caught on horrifying video violently tossing around and slapping his 4-month-old pup — and cops have now launched an investigation into the incident, reports say. Jeffrey Previte, the 46-year-old head of a California environmental-consulting firm, was caught on the disturbing surveillance footage grabbing his pitbull Beachy by the ear and neck as he dragged the pooch into a hallway off the parking garage at his Santa Monica condominium building Aug. 22, the Daily Mail said. A worker manning the front desk said he heard the dog crying,...
  • Black Lives Matter Supporters Run Over and Brutally Beat Raccoon to Death, Claim Only White People Worry About Animals (VIDEO)

    08/19/2020 6:31:16 PM PDT · by White Lives Matter · 185 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | August 19, 2020 | Cassandra Fairbanks
    .Black Lives Matter supporters ran over a raccoon twice before beating it to death with a baseball bat and posting it online in a horrific act of animal cruelty. The incident took place in New York City, as onlookers watched and cheered.
  • Florida Man Pleads Guilty To Smuggling Water Monitor Lizards From Philippines

    02/01/2020 11:15:44 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 16 replies
    A Florida man turned lizard smuggler pleaded guilty this week in federal court to trafficking live water monitor lizards from the Philippines. Akbar Akram, of Holiday, Florida, near Tampa, admitted to illegally importing more than 20 live water monitor lizards in 2016, according to the plea documents. The documents say Akram stuffed the lizards into socks and sealed them with tape, before hiding them inside electronic equipment which was shipped under a false label.
  • Sniffer Dogs Suffer for US Willful Ignorance About Islam

    12/27/2019 8:35:51 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 37 replies
    Frontpage Mag ^ | December 27, 2019 | Robert Spencer
    The Independent reported Tuesday that “the US has stopped exporting bomb-sniffing dogs to Egypt and Jordan after a number of animals died from mistreatment and neglect, US authorities said.” Those US authorities are likely scratching their heads over this, wondering what on earth could possibly be the motive of Egyptian and Jordanian law enforcement in mistreating these dogs. The explanation is simple, but since it lies outside the bounds of the military establishment’s politically correct fantasies regarding Islam, it will almost certainly never be acknowledged. The clearest evidence of that is the fact that the decision to stop sending these...
  • Muslim cleric killed by a cow that was about to have its throat cut while fully conscious

    08/15/2019 10:17:12 PM PDT · by robowombat · 54 replies
    INDONESIA: Muslim cleric killed by a cow that was about to have its throat cut while fully conscious AUGUST 15, 2019 BY BARENAKEDISLAM Muslims recently celebrated Eid al-Adha, the Islamic festival of animal torture and sacrifice. Muslims inflict unnecessary agony on millions of helpless animals (sheep, goats, cows, camels) that are forced to have their necks cut so they bleed to death slowly while fully conscious and writhing in pain, which could take several minutes depending on the size of the animal. TheJakartaPost (h/t RF) A Muslim cleric who was set to participate in qurban (animal sacrifice) during Sunday’s Idul...
  • Gagging Investigators

    07/17/2019 5:44:27 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 12 replies ^ | July 17, 2019 | John Stossel
    Recording events from public land shouldn't be a crime. Yet when a woman in Utah, standing by a public road, filmed farmworkers pushing a cow with a bulldozer, the farmer drove up to her and said, "You cannot videotape my property." Soon the police came and local prosecutors charged her with "agricultural operation interference." They dropped the charges several months later since she was on public land. But what if she'd posed as a farmworker, got a job on the farm and then secretly recorded what she saw? Increasingly, activists do that. More than a hundred such undercover investigations have...
  • Alligator with a huge knife stuck in its head is spotted swimming around Texas lake

    06/14/2019 3:25:45 PM PDT · by DUMBGRUNT · 61 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 14 June 2109 | Luke Kenton
    The gator was spotted swimming in the Orchard Lakes Estates in Sugar Land A huge knife was spotted sticking out from its head, next to its eye The community is known for its reptiles who co-exist there peacefully It's not believed to be in pain and will live virtually unaffected for several years Resident fear someone did it on purpose and are calling on officials to help
  • Sanctuary state of Oregon releases illegal alien who raped a dog to death after serving only 60 days

    05/20/2019 8:46:42 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 19 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 05/20/2019 | Thomas Lifson
    People who abuse animals are sick and dangerous to rest of society.  Something is very wrong with the mental and moral wiring.  When the abuse involves sex and is such violent sexual assault that death results, the dangers are acute. Now, consider what the sanctuary state policy in Oregon has released into society, even though the perp is not legally entitled to be in this country, free to express his sick urges again, next time possibly with a human victim.  John Binder reports at Breitbart: As Breitbart News reported, illegal alien Fidel Lopez, 52-years-old, was convicted last month and sentenced to 60 days in...
  • Man accused of abandoning pet fish faces animal cruelty charges

    04/04/2019 3:01:38 PM PDT · by ConservativeMind · 98 replies
    WECT News 6 ^ | April 3, 2019 | By Clint Bullock and Chelsea Donovan
    NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A New Hanover County man was arrested on animal cruelty charges after he allegedly failed to provide fresh water and food to his pet fish and abandoned it after he was evicted from his home last month. Michael Ray Hinson, 53, was taken into custody on Wednesday and charged with three counts of misdemeanor cruelty to animals and one count of abandonment of an animal. He was given a $4,000 unsecured bond and later released from jail. Lt. Jerry Brewer, spokesperson for the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, said Hinson was evicted from his...
  • Publicly supporting President Trump is becoming incredibly dangerous... ( Sad Dog Story )

    Publicly supporting President Trump is becoming incredibly dangerous... Many people know of @randalthom of #FrontRowJoes fame... While Randal was live-streaming at the Amy Klobuchar event someone was on his farm murdering his Husky “Donald J Trump”...
  • Why ban foie gras but not other meats rooted in animal cruelty?

    02/05/2019 11:55:46 AM PST · by OddLane · 22 replies
    NY Post ^ | 2/4/19 | Steve Cuozzo
    No more foie gras in New York City because it’s cruel to force-feed ducks and geese to make their livers tastier? A bill introduced in the City Council by member Carlina Rivera, who represents lower Manhattan, would outlaw its sale, as The Post reported on Monday. But like many politically correct council brainstorms, it’s not really about humane treatment of animals. It’s a selective-outrage thumb in the eye, or the gullet, of the “rich.” Who eats foie gras except the rich? Many animals and sea creatures are brutalized before they’re brought to our tables. We ignore it because our lives...
  • Burlington County woman had 44 dead dogs wrapped in plastic in freezers, State Police say

    11/14/2018 7:55:57 PM PST · by Coleus · 27 replies
    Press of Atlantic City ^ | 11.14.18 | NICOLE LEONARD
    A woman in Shamong Township, Burlington County, was found living with 44 dead dogs and 130 living dogs in "deplorable" conditions, State Police said. Donna Roberts, 65, was charged with animal cruelty Tuesday after State Police from the Red Lion Station inspected her home on Oakshade Road. With the Burlington County Health Department, authorities discovered "evidence of animal cruelty inflicted upon various breeds of dogs on the property," State Police said in a statement. The odor of animal feces and ammonia permeated the inside of the residence, which caused several responders to feel dizzy and nauseous, State Police said. The...
  • Man, 88, accused of setting raccoon on fire for eating his mangos

    08/20/2018 7:05:14 AM PDT · by Gamecock · 85 replies
    Click Orlando ^ | August 17, 2018 | James Sparvero
    PALM BAY, Fla. - An 88-year-old man posted a $2,000 bond and walked out of the Brevard County Jail on Friday, after being accused of burning a raccoon he had trapped. His first time in jail, Ezra James said he feared the raccoon would bite him and give him rabies. He said he also planned to kill the raccoon for eating mangos in his yard. "I throw some gasoline on him and I light a match," James said. Moments later, as the raccoon burned alive, a neighbor called 911, James said. James called that neighbor a "wicked woman." "My business...
  • Reston [VA] Man Arrested for Killing his Dog in 2017

    03/16/2018 12:01:42 PM PDT · by COBOL2Java · 39 replies
    FCPD Media Relations Bureau ^ | 16 March 2018 | FCPD Media Relations Bureau
    A 61-year-old Reston man is facing several charges stemming from a 2017 incident in which his dog was found deceased at an archery range. Officers responded to the private Northern Virginia Archers Club Range, adjacent to Fountainhead Regional Park, on July 15 of last summer after someone called to report they found a deceased dog that appeared to have been shot with a firearm. The dog, a shepherd mix, had a collar, but no tags or any identifying information. Further investigation determined the dog did have a microchip, which led officers to medical records and a possible owner. Animal...
  • Idaho teacher accused of feeding puppy to snapping turtle in front of students

    03/13/2018 8:54:42 AM PDT · by b4its2late · 53 replies
    PRESTON, Idaho -- A school district in Idaho is investigating an incident that took place last week in which a science teacher allegedly fed a live puppy to one of his reptiles in front of students. Local animal activist Jill Parrish is the one who filed the police report. "What I have learned in the last four days is disgusting. It is sick. It is sick," Parrish told KSTU. Parrish said a teacher at Preston Junior High School told her that last week after school, Robert Crosland fed a live puppy, who was reportedly sick, to one of his reptiles....
  • Dog found 'frozen solid' on central Toledo porch

    12/29/2017 12:59:20 AM PST · by 4Runner · 45 replies
    Toledo Blade ^ | December 28, 2017 | Alexandra Mester
    The Toledo Area Humane Society is investigating the death of a dog in central Toledo that was found outside and “frozen solid.” The female dog had died after curling up on the front porch of a house in the 1000 block of King Street. “I don’t know how long she was out there,” Megan Brown, a cruelty investigator with the humane society, said. “She was frozen solid.”
  • Boy throwing cat onto street [Warning: Hard to watch]

    12/03/2017 7:45:28 PM PST · by beaversmom · 33 replies
    Liveleak ^ | 12/03/17 | Thisisbutter
    An animal cruelty investigation is underway Saturday after a 16-year-old boy was seen on video throwing a cat onto the street, according to Ontario police. The video in question was apparently posted on Snapchat. Ontario police launched an investigation into the incident that eventually led them to identify a teen boy believed to be responsible for the abuse of the kitten, authorities said. The suspect, who will not be identified due to his age, has not been located and arrested. Investigators said they located the animal and its owner. They said the cat has a fractured leg but is expected...
  • Man arrested in Ollie the pitbull's killing linked to voodoo, animal sacrifices

    11/23/2017 9:15:21 AM PST · by Tarasaramozart · 23 replies
    Maimi Herald ^ | Nov 22, 2017 | Carli Teproff
     was the blue suitcase that led police to the pit bull’s killer. On Wednesday, more than a month after Ollie was found in a suitcase with more than 30 stab wounds, Hollywood police announced the arrest of Brendan Evans, 31. Evans, who has a rap sheet including an arrest in 2012 on domestic battery charges, now faces a charge of aggravated animal cruelty. Police say the DNA on the suitcase linked back to Evans, who is on probation for a bank robbery in Hernando County in central Florida. Hollywood police had arrested him Nov. 15 after DNA linked him to...