France is to ban the culling of male chicks and the castrating of piglets without anaesthesia in a move welcomed by animal welfare groups.
From fur trapping to football, Rich Hardy's CV isn't what you'd expect from a vegan campaigner.
Is mollycoddling our pets just speciesism at its finest?
The luxury fashion house has enforced a ban, but many other exotic animals are still hunted for their skin.
It means they will now get protection from discrimination at work.
A vegan new year's resolution. The Veganuary campaign is trying to get more and more people to ditch meat for the first 31 days of the next decade to help fight the climate emergency.
The wildlife rescue community in Europe is a vital resource that governments depend on when combatting wildlife crime and animal abuse. It is time for a renewed commitment from both member states and the EU to ensure they are recognised as such and given the support they need.
New York City Council voted overwhelmingly to ban foie gras - food made from the liver of a fattened duck or goose.
Distressing footage: Animal cruelty activist films undercover at German testing laboratory
Photographer Kirsten Luce spent months documenting animals being exploited for entertainment.
You might be shocked to read what can go into creating your make-up brushes. But thankfully for you, we've listed the brands you can trust.
Nine members of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) group poured the buckets of black slime over themselves to highlight what they called "the hazardous waste associated with the leather industry"
People and their pets marched together in the streets of Bogota, Colombia on Sunday (September 01) to demand their government do more to protect animals from mistreatment and abuse.
It's #InternationalDogDay! We look at who's celebrating their four-legged friends, and see how people are using this to pressure the Scottish government into passing Lucy's Law to protect dogs in the future.
Three people were gored and a further two people suffered head trauma during the first day of Spain's best-known bull-running festival in the northern town of Pamplona on Sunday, the Red Cross said.
An undercover video released by a French animal rights group showed live cows whose sides have been perforated with a "porthole" into their stomach to study their digestion.
More than 1 in 7 newly-elected MEPs promised to fight for animal rights protections in the new European Parliament. It's time the EU takes the issue more seriously.
The mass culling of male chicks is widespread at egg hatcheries around the world because they don't lay eggs and industrial farming has no use for them
Looking for ways to engage with nature this month? These are the best wildlife events and trips to have on your radar in June 2019.
A large number of MEPs elected in May are new to the European Parliament, we meet two of them finding their way in Brussels.
The U.S. Senator was answering a question about the pay gap for minority women when the man interrupted, saying he had a "much bigger idea.”
“This is a huge victory. It is the largest win for farm animal welfare, ever. Not only that, it is the largest coalition that has been brought about in the name of farm animal welfare. We are phenomenally proud of this collaborative effort."
Free-roaming cows in Poland, whose intended slaughter had sparked a national outcry, have secured a last-minute reprieve.
An ambulance service for pets is now available in Hong Kong, China, to care for animals in emergency situations.
The service started with a modified small bus and now has three ambulances equipped with oxygen, bandages and medical supplies.
Woman's will called for Emma, a healthy Shih Tzu mix, to be put down.
The luxury fashion house is joining its contemporaries in making this historic decision after years of lobbying.