The country plans to resume commercial whaling in its own waters as early as July
'McDonald's, you have the power to make a difference. You have the responsibility to act'
'Some of the animals were showing signs of significant psychological distress including compulsive, constant pacing'
Activists are petitioning against the event 'where the zoo is basically turned into a nightclub for the night'
The three-year-old elephant was branded the 'real-life Dumbo' after eye-witnesses claim he was 'forced to perform in unnatural and distressing shows'
The British actor has also been axed as a patron for the animal-charity Born Free
'It's time for countries without bans in place to step up and stop animals and people being put in harm's way'
Undercover footage shows calves receiving 'multiple blows' to head from workers using sticks
The undercover footage shows workers punch, kick and swear at dairy cows and their newborn calves
The cub that had been smuggled from Bangkok, Thailand, was said to have been found in a 'state of shock' and 'appeared to be weak'
Magistrates told the Gloucestershire farmer he showed a 'cavalier attitude towards the welfare of his animals' after he pleaded guilty to over eight offenses
Local police say they will not treat the case as an instance of animal cruelty
The farm in question in certified by the RSPCA
The spectacle sees monkeys dressed up and forced to ride dogs
The video shows the pony being dragged by a bridle
One Speedsport Stables client says she is 'disgusted' by what happened there
One grocery chain representative said the company doesn't 'see any reason to change'
The disgraced YouTuber also mishandled a fish
The carving pays tribute to one of the most despicable industries out there
The new video shows sheep being beaten and left bloodied by shearers
Owners of vehicles including BMWs were allegedly angry about animal poo
The star said going vegan was 'the best decision [he's] ever made'
The event saw live birds being thrown from planes
Campaigners argued that the traps are extremely cruel and inhumane
As if suckling cow's milk wasn't weird enough, now camel milk is set to become a thing in the U.K.
The majority of viewers were against killing and eating squirrels
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An animal charity has offered a cash reward for information
Many people were horrified by the exhibitions which appear to show animal cruelty
Despite abuses in animal agricultures, Tory MP said there is 'no place for cruelty'
Almost 300 cats have been killed during the murderous spree
Many consumers would be surprised to see conditions on modern farms
She is the third whale to die at the facilty so far this year
The farmer already had a track record of keeping animals in extremely poor conditions
The footage shows animals in distressing conditions
But some animal campaigners are urging caution saying the decree does not necessarily mean the trade will stop
Consumer demand for cheap meat is leading to an increase in intensive livestock farming