Animal Rights Activists

Bullfighting in Spain: Still in the Political Arena

Lucy Bell | Posted 18.12.2016 | UK
Lucy Bell

Debates surrounding bullfighting are inextricably linked with the territorial and political reality of a nation-state comprised of seventeen autonomous regions, and the personal and ideological idiosyncrasies of 8,000 mayors.

If You Follow One Dog on Facebook Make It Alice in Wooferland

Ruth Jacobs | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ruth Jacobs

Alice in Wooferland is a retired racing Greyhound. Her career was cut short and like so many Greyhounds globally, she was discarded. But Alice was one of the fortunate ones. She was rescued, unlike many more that are killed.

Romanian Stray Dogs: It Ain't Over 'Till It's Over

Rita Pal | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rita Pal

The President of Romania is under fire after enacting a law to cull all stray dogs that remain unadopted after 14 days.

PHOTOS: 'Camp Badger' Vows To 'Stop The Slaughter'

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK

Campaigners keeping watch over the controversial six week badger cull in Somerset have vowed they will be a powerful force against the planned eradica...

Village School Bombarded With Hate Mail Over Pig Rearing

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK

A village primary school has been plagued with hate mail from animal rights activists after launching a pig rearing scheme, it has been reported. T...

I'm a Coonskin-Totin', Goose Liver-Munching Human

Philip Dundas | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Philip Dundas

I have been shocked to see how many people seem to be wearing fur again. In New York this winter and now in London, not just the old furs but new ones, once again parading along the streets on the backs of both young and old

Three Arrested Over Animal Rights Extremism

PA | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK

Three people were arrested in Amsterdam and London today after a Europe-wide probe into blackmail linked to animal rights extremism. A 50-year-old ...