Dogfighting is a felony in all 50 states and illegal gambling and drug sales often take place at such events, with the animals involves often dying due to injuries.
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The men reportedly told police they were punishing the pet for biting one of them, but PETA tells Newsweek they are likely to avoid any legal consequences.
A woman made the gruesome discovery near Foresthill, around 50 miles northeast of Sacramento.
Lowe, who had a recent court date for a case involving an illegal big cat business in Las Vegas, had faced charges of animal neglect.
Ocean sunfish are the heaviest bony fish in the world, weighing as much as 5,100 pounds.
More than 70 cats, including 11 feral cats, were found at the woman's home, as well as 28 dead cats and a dead squirrel.
Dozens of labeled, frozen cat corpses, plus forty sick cats have been found at a residence in eastern France littered with trash and excrement.
A USDA report found wolves, bears, tigers and other animals suffering from medical neglect and dangerous living conditions.
Pastor Lloyd Plumbar of the Holy Fight Ministries claims the state's cockfighting ban is in breach of his constitution religious freedoms.
More than 600 animals were removed from a home during a rescue operation in the Buchanan community.
PETA asked for the zoo from the Netflix docuseries to be investigated after video and photos allegedly showed young lions suffering from medical neglect.
The animal rights organization is offering the reward to anyone with leads that result in the arrest and conviction of the suspect.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to a call after the animal was found in a pond behind a residence on Oak Hill Loop in Fort Myers.
Every year, PETA receives hundreds of fur coats donated by people who learn how "cruel and violent" the industry is, spokesperson Moira Colley said.
The capital of Hubei province, where the virus was first discovered, has been on lockdown since January 23.
Photos of carcasses at Corinne DiLorenzo's EARTH sanctuary were posted online last June.
"Officers observed the horse to be extremely exhausted, dripping in sweat and shaking uncontrollably. The horse fell shortly after and stopped breathing," the City of Brookshire police chief said.
Frank Jesse, 45, was taken into custody after his live-in girlfriend checked his phone when the cat, named Oliver, started behaving oddly.
The trade has placed unprecedented pressure on global donkey populations and even caused them to suffer drastic declines in some countries.
Authorities said the remains of the deep water sharks were found dumped on Strandfontein beach in Cape Town, South Africa.
"The management and protection of private wetlands that is incentivized and funded by the sale of American alligator eggs and hides benefits [other] species as well," the state argued in its complaint.
New documentary "When Lambs Become Lions" follows elephant poachers and the rangers trying to stop them.
PETA said its exposé into the Russian fur trade revealed animals including rabbits, minks and chinchillas were subjected to shocking abuse.
Farrow tweeted the image on Tuesday, writing: "@realDonaldTrump tell your sons that animal cruelty is now a crime."
The new piece of legislation will allow law enforcement to prosecute people carrying out acts of cruelty against animals. Anyone who breaks the law will face a hefty fine and a jail sentence of up to 7 years.
Emily Benton said her mother discovered their rescue cat, named Herbie, in a dire state at the back door of their house in Walsall in Birmingham, U.K.
Beneath the silly White House tradition is a compelling story of cruelty and climate change.