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Wrestling Pigs?

Humans come up with the strangest ideas, some good, some cruel. When humans wrestle with screaming, terrified, panic-stricken pigs one wonders about the state of mind of the humans. 162 more words

Animal Welfare

Fighting Hamsters?

Many have followed last week´s news on the Fight of the Century, millions have watched it. Two people in a boxing ring, being paid millions to fight each other. 129 more words

Animal Welfare

University Study Involving Hamsters And Steroids Criticized By PETA

BOSTON (AP) — Animal rights activists say Northeastern University researchers are cruelly pitting steroid-injected hamsters against undrugged ones to study aggression.

In a complaint released to The Associated Press, the group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals argues that the experiments violate the state’s ban on staging animal fights. 102 more words


News on Nosey

Nosey, the mistreated elephant, still has to perform. Even though she is known to be of ill health, her owners will not let her go to live a better life at a sanctuary. 84 more words

Animal Welfare

PETA: Just. Stop.

If I had a nickel for every time I shook my fist and cursed to the heavens because PETA did something that made me angry, I’d have a lot of nickels. 667 more words


Clubbing Has a Terrifying Second Meaning

If you thought seals would be safe this year since there are hardly any states left that would import the skins of baby seals, sadly, this is not true. 145 more words

Animal Welfare

Saving One Elephant at a Time

In the last weeks we have heard news about some circuses thinking about retiring their elephants – but not before 2018. That means three more long years imprisoned and tortured for “entertainment”. 270 more words

Animal Welfare