Trisha Denise Meyer, a Texas mom who was once arrested for a house full of tigers, is in trouble again for the sale of a jaguar

A Texas mother who was once arrested for housing three tigers and several “ferocious” monkeys under the same roof as her teenage daughter is now facing federal charges after allegedly negotiating the sale of an endangered jaguar cub, which she later was abandoned on the doorstep of a California wildlife refuge. sanctuary. Trisha Denise Meyer, … Read more

US’s largest planned holding pen for wild horses faces lawsuit |

SCOTT SONNER—Associated Press RENO (AP) — Wild horse advocates accuse federal land managers of illegally approving plans for the largest holding facility for thousands of mustangs captured on public pastures in 10 western states. Friends of Animals said in a lawsuit filed Aug. 15 that up to 4,000 horses would be held captive inhumanely for … Read more

Eagle Mountain woman suspected of animal cruelty after police find 16 dead dogs in her home

Agents removed 14 dogs from the same woman’s home in 2018. (Courtesy of the Utah County Sheriff’s Office) Animal feces litter the floor of a home in Eagle Mountain where deputies found 16 dead dogs and 14 that were alive and were removed from the home on March 3, 2022. . | March 16, 2022, … Read more

Crowds of tourists who ‘couldn’t keep their distance’ blamed for death of famous walrus in Norway

A walrus that had become a popular attraction in the Oslo Fjord has been euthanized after visitors failed to heed warnings to keep their distance, according to Norwegian officials. The 600-kilogram female walrus, nicknamed Freya, rose to fame in the country in recent weeks for her love of sinking ships. In recent years, she had … Read more

Dog snatchers in western Fiji are feared to be cutting off dogs’ ears and tails to hunt wild boar

You can hear in Kolinio Beitaki’s voice how much he adores his dogs. He laughs talking about how they come running to the house to get him and how his wife plays with them. “I always wake up in the morning and start calling them. If I’m in the house, they come and lie around … Read more

The Big Cat Public Safety Act is passed by the US House of Representatives on International Tiger Day

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ –The US House of Representatives just passed the Big Cat Public Safety Act (HR 263) by a vote of 278-134. The bill would ban keeping tigers, lions, and other species of big cats as pets, and would prohibit puppy petting. Sponsored and defended by Rep. Michael QuigleyD-Sick.and representative Brian FitzpatrickR-Pa, … Read more

China’s Animal Cruelty Economy: That’s Beijing

WARNING: This article describes acts of cruelty to animals that some readers may find distressing. In one room, a group of students sit on the floor, settle into chairs, and huddle in corners. Everyone is eager to check out a dog trainer who has one of the biggest social media followings in the industry. The … Read more

China’s Animal Cruelty Economy: That’s Shenzhen

WARNING: This article describes acts of cruelty to animals that some readers may find distressing. In one room, a group of students sit on the floor, settle into chairs, and huddle in corners. Everyone is eager to check out a dog trainer who has one of the biggest social media followings in the industry. The … Read more

China’s Animal Cruelty Economy: That’s Shanghai

WARNING: This article describes acts of cruelty to animals that some readers may find distressing. In one room, a group of students sit on the floor, settle into chairs, and huddle in corners. Everyone is eager to check out a dog trainer who has one of the biggest social media followings in the industry. The … Read more

Friends of Shelter Animals work to save local homeless pets | News

Tracy Cranfill and Rachel Harriger with Jaxson. Redlands Community News photo by Edie Rens Redlands Friends of Shelter Animals (REDFOSA) is a nonprofit volunteer group that exists to save the lives of homeless pets through coordination with Inland Empire animal shelter partners, rescue groups, veterinarians, and trainers. Los Amigos also promotes community education and awareness … Read more

Elanco Survey Finds Too Many Pets Live Without Protection From Preventable Diseases | Business

GREENFIELD, Ind.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 12, 2022– Amid a surge in pet adoptions, a new survey released by Elanco finds that many pets are insufficiently protected against common diseases like Lyme and leptospirosis. Once largely isolated from forested regions, the Lyme and lepto threat has intensified in urban and suburban areas due to the expansion of tick … Read more

Pamplin Media Group – Survey: 93% of Pets Are Part of ‘Family’ for Oregonians

Kind and calm, fat and toothless, old and stiff in their own way, we love our pets anyway. Oregon pet owners agree: pets are better at making you laugh. A survey by the Oregon Beliefs and Values ​​Center found that 75% of Oregonians say their pets often make them laugh. Only 2% said their pet … Read more

DOC plan for wild deer and hogs fails on climate change

Tuesday, June 28, 2022, 6:14 PMPress release: forest and bird Forest & Bird says it is worrying that the Department of Conservation Te Ara ki Mua Wild Animal Management Framework it doesn’t mention carbon emissions despite the devastation caused by runaway deer and pigs in New Zealand’s native forests – our carbon sinks. Nicola Toki, … Read more

New plant-based flea treatments eliminate infestations and leave your pet’s coat soft and shiny

Pet Wellness Direct has developed PROTECT Dog Shampoo and PROTECT Home + Dog Spray, two new, all-natural products to kill fleas, ticks and other insects on contact and form a protective barrier that prevents future infestations, while naturally soothing your pet’s skin. and leaving your fur soft and shiny. VENTURE, Calif., June 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ … Read more

The great vegan diet ‘scam’

But meat, the kind of high-welfare meat that Buxton would like us all to eat, is expensive. “That’s because our food system is biased. If I were designing policies to make it affordable to eat right, I would tax the most processed stuff and empty carbs and junk and subsidize regeneratively farmed eggs and meat, … Read more

Utah bill would eliminate local laws banning exotic animal circus acts and puppy mills

Utah lawmakers are targeting local animal regulations with a bill that advocates say would eliminate about a dozen laws against the sale of dogs from puppy mills and invalidate Salt Lake County’s restrictions on circus acts with exotic species. The sweeping proposal HB476would prevent local leaders from enacting or enforcing any law that “prohibits or … Read more