Animal Cruelty

Hollywood Celebrities Agree: Nothing 'Splendid' About the Dog Meat Trade

Julia de Cadenet | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK
Julia de Cadenet

Last Saturday night at the Hollywood Bowl thousands attended a glittering evening performance of Chinese Splendor - the finale of a two week extravaganza of dance, music and theatre showcasing an array of national art forms from Chinese culture.

This Man Tortured, Killed And Dismembered Five Dogs He Bought Online

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.07.2014 | UK

An American man has been charged with torturing animals after the decapitated and dismembered bodies of five dogs were found in his motel room. Jas...

Caroline Frost

There's An Elephant In The Room Of This Film... A 'Cruelly Treated' One

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

The elephant with a key role in one of this week's biggest cinema releases has been cruelly treated by its trainer, it has been claimed. 'The 100 ...

Monkey's Forced To Ride Miniature Motorbikes

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 08.06.2014 | UK

At first glance this monkey looks like he's having a whale of a time. But look closer and notice the lead around his neck... It's a shocking exa...

GRAPHIC: This Is The Horrifying Reality Of A Slaughterhouse

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK

WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT British restaurants have been serving rabbit dishes using meat from animals forced to live in appalling conditions in Spani...

UK Universities Experiment On Kittens, Breaking Their Skulls And Attaching Electrodes To Brains

The Huffington Post UK/Rex | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Universities & Education

WARNING: Graphic pictures Kittens have had their skulls broken, electrodes attached to their brains, ribs and spines and been left paralysed as a r...

Cat Thrown Into Garden Patrolled By Large Dogs In Shocking RSPCA CCTV Footage

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

This shocking CCTV footage shows the moment a teenage boy grabs a defenceless cat and throws it over a fence and into a garden patrolled by two large ...

Happy National Vegetarian Week - Can You Do a Meatless Week?

Sian Breslin | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

Research carried out by found that vegetarians are on average 10 - 20 lbs lighter than meat eaters, have a healthier heart and live up 7 years longer. Meat eaters can blame saturated fat for increased heart problems.

Could This Be The Beginning Of The End For 'Unethical' Animal Attractions?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK

In a dramatic move that could have a great impact on how animal parks conduct business, a major travel company has announced it is to boycott a number...

Man Kicks Cat On Video, The Internet Tracks Him Down

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK

If there is one way to really infuriate the internet, it's to hurt animals. So when Andre Robinson and his friends allegedly posted a video of him ...

Man Charged After Dog Tied To Tree And Set On Fire

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.05.2014 | UK

A Scottish man has been charged with a number of offences after allegedly tying a Staffordshire terrier to a tree and setting it on fire in a a Kirkca...

30 Dead Cats Found Hanging From New York Tree In 'Ritualistic Display' (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK

More than 30 dead cats have been found packed into plastic bags dangling from a tree in a New York City suburb. The horrific discovery was made on ...

'We Could Hear Whimpering As We Dug Down': 100 Dogs Killed In Mass Stray Cull (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK

Animal welfare campaigners in China claim to have discovered hundreds of stray dogs - including a number of puppies - buried alive in a mass grave. ...

RSPCA To Look Into Discovery Of Four Severed Swan Heads In Milton Keynes

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.04.2014 | UK

An angling club official is urging the RSPCA to investigate after finding the severed heads of four swans. Steaven Cooper, fisheries officer and secre...

Teenager Gulps Down Live Goldfish At Funfair In Neknominate Stunt (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK

Appalling footage of a teenager apparently swallowing a live goldfish at a funfair has emerged. The clip was posted to YouTube on 5 April, along w...

Zoo Puts Down Bear Cub 'To Spare It From Bullying'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK

This bear cub has been put down by a Swiss zoo, because it was apparently being bullied by its father. The cub was one of the twin cubs who had be...

Solicitor Who Left Dog To Die Is Jailed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK

A trainee solicitor who locked her pet dog in a kitchen and left it to die has been jailed for 18 weeks. Katy Gammon, 27, moved out of her home in ...

German Tigers' Lives Saved In The Nick Of Time By British Park

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK

Two mistreated tigers from a German circus who were only hours away from being put down have been rescued by a wildlife park in England. The pair w...

Smoke and Mirrors - Cosmetic Industry Brand Language and the Reality of Animal Testing

Justine Jenkins | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK
Justine Jenkins

This is what a great number of cosmetic companies are actually saying both on their packaging and on their websites when you read a message stating: "not tested on animals", or "product not tested on animals" and even "cruelty free". It is difficult to believe, but I am afraid that I am the harbinger of bad news!

Horrifying Images Show Goose With Lower Beak Torn Off (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK

Animal welfare experts are appealing for help after a goose was spotted in a Yorkshire park with the lower half of its beak missing. The Canada go...

This Beagle Escaped A Death Sentence, Her Puppies Did Not

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK

Three beagles rescued from a UK veterinary laboratory are spearheading a campaign to ban experiments on dogs and cats. Nursing females Bonnie and B...

This Elephant Was Pregnant But Poachers Speared Her Anyway

Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK

Poachers in Kenya have speared to death a pregnant elephant. A photo of the tragic scene was released by the International Fund for Animal Welfare ...

GRAPHIC: What Kind Of Person Treats Their Pet Like This?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK

These heartbreaking images show the torture an emaciated dog endured under the hands of his cruel owner. Fly the lurcher had to be put down by a ve...

Pregnant Dog Dies After Woman Cuts It Open Without Anaesthesia & Glues Wound Shut

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK

A woman is facing aggravated animal cruelty charges after she allegedly performed a caesarean section on a dog without anaesthesia and then sealed the...

Rescued From Death's Door: You Will Not Believe How Happy & Healthy This Dog Is Looking Now

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK

Riddled with sores, his hair all but gone and his ribs protruding, it’s hard to believe this dog is even alive. But he is, and the transformatio...