Australia culled nearly 700 koalas in the past two years, the authorities have revealed.
The animals were killed because overpopulation had meant
The debate on designer babies produces heated reactions. But now Germany has announced a similar plan for chickens. On average, 21 million male
Despite desperate efforts by rescuers and volunteers, more than 100 stranded pilot whales have died on a beach in New Zealand. There are now
‘Save the Whales!’ It is more than just a slogan in New Zealand where desperate rescue efforts are underway after almost 200 pilot whales got
Animal rights activists from AnimaNaturalis hold a naked protest in Barcelona against the international fur trade. According to the organisation
An appeal court in New York has rejected a bid to have human rights extended to a chimpanzee. The case was brought by an animal rights advocate on
The Copenhagen zoo made famous around the world after slaying and publicly dissecting a giraffe named Marius last February is set to trigger further
A woman who put her kitten in a microwave oven for eating her goldfish has today been jailed.
Laura Cunliffe, 23, put her four-month-old pet inside
A football fan who threw a dog at a referee after his team conceded a free-kick is facing an animal cruelty charge.
The unnamed hooligan, a
Just days after Copenhagen Zoo made the controversial decision to put down a healthy giraffe named Marius, a second Danish zoo has announced it may
That is the cry of outraged animal lovers worldwide after Copenhagen Zoo put to death a healthy young giraffe because he was
Alex Taylor: “What rights do animals have exactly? Who defends those rights and what happens to people who break the law? Are we all guilty of