Images of a rat being strung-up by its limbs in China have been condemned as ‘heartbreaking’ by animal rights campaigners.
Bullfighting has returned to the Colombian capital, reawakening an age-old argument.
A good-luck ritual in Japan where fish are force-fed alcohol has prompted an outcry on social media.
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Yume, who was not on a leash, entered the room quietly but she soon began barking loudly at the media crew
Owners of a skating rink at Space World amusement park in Kitakyushu, Japan, came under fire for what they called an “Ice Aquarium”.
A woman in Australia has been convicted of cruelty to animals after she abandoned 14 cats in her home in South Adelaide, Australia.
Critics believe Japan's "scientific whaling" is pseudo science.
24 countries and the EU agree the 1.55 million square kilometre Ross Sea marine park will be protected from commercial fishing for three to five years.
Maia and Guida are the first guests at the elephant sanctuary
The world is on course for the first mass extinction of animal life since the dinosaurs, according to a new report on wildlife populations
Global wildlife populations have fallen a staggering 58 percent between 1970 and 2012, according to a report by the WWF and the Zoological Society.
Dispute between Australia and Japan is likely to feature near the top of the agenda at the organisation's biennial congress
An RSPCA official has spoke of his horror of one of the worst cases of animal cruelty he has ever seen.
It was party time for Chinese giant panda cubs Jia Panpan and Jia Yueyue as they celebrated their first birthday at the Toronto Zoo.
A surge in elephant and rhino poaching in Africa is the backdrop to the latest meeting of CITES – the UN’s Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species in…
The controversial bull-lancing festival is underway in the Spanish town of Tordesillas.
Thousands rallied in Madrid on Saturday to call for an end to bullfighting, adding their voices to a growing animal rights movement that has prompted some local authorities to clamp down on the centur
Several thousand animal rights activists have protested in central Madrid to demand a ban on bullfighting.
Hundreds of tourists have gathered to watch a traditional donkey race.