NEWS AND OPINION: This story makes me want to puke. I am sick to death of this sort of disgusting animal cruelty particularly against foxes.… Read More »Hunt for killer who shot foxes in the head with an air rifle
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This is an article in which animals become humans and humans become animals. It’s a topsy-turvy, upside-down world and it all comes from Russia courtesy… Read More »Putin has a higher regard for animal life than human life. Discuss.
This is a cross post from my main website PoC. I think that it is worth posting twice because it’s an interesting case of negligence… Read More »Woman on mobility scooter drags her dog behind her (video)
Fresh-faced William MacAskill occupies page 3 of The Times newspaper today, Saturday, October 8, 2022. And I’m pleased. He is an associate Prof at Oxford… Read More »William MacAskill persuades billionaires to give away 10% of their income to end factory farming
I know I am discussing an entirely different culture to the one that I am familiar with, which is probably why this video is disgusting… Read More »Pretty Chinese girl cooks a giant salamander and it is disgusting
A feature of the music festival called Latitude which takes place at the campsite in Henham Park, Southwold, UK, are the pink sheep. They are… Read More »Objections to the pink-dyed sheep used as props at the Latitude Festival
A Hundred Years is a well-known artwork by Damien Hirst which, as it happens, was loved by Francis Bacon, another very well-known artist. It consists… Read More »Damien Hirst’s artwork exhibit that kills flies criticised by PETA and removed
This is a video of a protest group called Animal Rebellion disrupting a military procession of bearskin-wearing ceremonial troops in the UK marching down The… Read More »Anti-meat protestors disrupt ceremonial troops wearing bearskins
On my understanding of this complicated aspect of American law, animal sacrifice is legal in the United States provided it does not contravene animal welfare… Read More »Is animal sacrifice legal in the United States?
Like many others, I’ve just watched that match between Nick Kyrgios and Stephan Tsitsipas (number 4 seed) at Wimbledon (2022) which Kyrgios won with an… Read More »Badly behaved Nick Kyrgios is an animal lover
I’ll do the animal testing bit first which I find contradictory to their £100,000 donation to Cats Protection which will provide a million meals for… Read More »Nestlé Purina donate £100,000 to Cats Protection but they also animal test
Domestic animal caregivers should talk to their animal companions politely in melodious and pleasant tones as they know when you’re angry and when you are… Read More »Tone of the human voice affects emotional state of domestic animals including horses
This inventive and talented manufacturer from Taiwan who has an active channel on YouTube, Huang Xiaoije, decided to make a goldfish stroller in his workshop.… Read More »Goldfish stroller – Taiwanese man takes his goldfish for a stroll
I had never heard of the guy but from what I have read about him today, I like him. His name is Carl Icahn and… Read More »Animal activist and activist investor Carl Icahn calls out Kroger on animal welfare issues
NEWS AND COMMENT- IRPIN, UKRAINE: Today, The Times reports on the Russian shelling of Irpin, which is on the outskirts of the capital of Ukraine,… Read More »Fleeing family died as they tried to escape. Dog barks in carrier.
Ukraine war: early stages show people walking dogs watching exploding missiles like firework displays
Watching BBC reporters in Ukraine reporting on the just-commenced war felt as if I was watching a reality television show. The presenters were on a… Read More »Ukraine war: early stages show people walking dogs watching exploding missiles like firework displays
NEWS AND COMMENT-NORWAY: We know that the British bulldog is selectively bred to extreme to have brachycephalic features, the side effect of which is to… Read More »Norway effectively bans British bulldogs and Cavalier King Charles spaniels
NEWS AND COMMENT-UK: You may have read Sarah Moulds’s story. I wrote about it some time ago (click here if you wish to read the… Read More »‘Pony puncher’, Sarah Moulds, has been charged with animal cruelty
Perhaps you have read about this. It is history in the making. I’m not sure how good it is, though. Recently in the United States,… Read More »Xenotransplantation in action: a gene-edited pig’s heart transplanted into a 57-year-old man
If there is a god, one day animals will be described as ‘non-human persons’. They will have a whole set of rights which should be… Read More »One day animals will be ‘non-human persons’