REWARD $2,000​ U.S.​

Reward for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the mutilation of Spirit, a stray dog​ found in Bucharest, Romania. This $2,000 Reward ​is also being offered ​for information leading to the arrest of ​anyone ​responsible for the mutilation other stray dogs ​who were also found mutilated, starting in early…


The Lost Dogs of India

by Adar Kalter, 600 Intern Have you ever seen stray animals in need of treatment but didn’t know how to help them and wondered what you could do for them? With a little information and practice, you can do something very small which will be very big for that one animal. In India, there are…

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Victories for Animals Abound

by Parker Pillsbury, New Media Director Facebook is a must-have for animal advocates. It allows us to link up with like-minded people, learn more about the issues and share the latest news about animals. Seeing the latest news on our timelines can, however, be a double-edged sword. If you spend enough time checking your newsfeed,…


Good People Punished for Helping Animals

Parker Pillsbury, New Media Director Here’s how we stop it. Heroes can be found everywhere. They’re the people who feed starving animals, provide them with shelter, and rescue them from dangerous situations. We respect and admire these individuals because they’re lifesavers. So why are some being punished? In June 2015, Ontario animal activist Anita Krajnc…


Stray Dog Killed in Macedonia in Senseless Attack

Warning: Graphic Content. This past Saturday, a stray dog in Macedonia was killed by decapitation as helpless onlookers were forced to watch the horror unfold. According to Saving Macedonian Strays, an individual wielding an axe killed the dog in the middle of the day as people sat on the patio of a restaurant. The organization…


What If Tyson Foods Changed?

by Andrew Kirschner, Ed.D. Tyson Foods, which reported sales of $41 billion in 2015, kills more farm animals per year than any company on earth–approximately 6,000,000 chickens, 30,000 cattle, and 48,000 pigs every day. The company operates in more than 130 countries throughout the world including China, Russia, and Mexico. Their brands include Tyson, Jimmy…


The Strays of Karachi and My Efforts to Save Them

by Purviz Birdie, Contributing Writer/Volunteer In August 2016, I learned that people in the city of Karachi, Pakistan killed nearly 700 stray dogs in a mere two days. This troubled me deeply and shook me to my core. This is my hometown, and I spent much of my life trying to save those dogs. Growing up…