Theft of French bulldog leads detectives to unravel dog trafficking ring; microchips cut out of dogs – WFTV

ORANGE COUNTY, Florida – The theft of a French bulldog named Bugsy led Orange County MPs to make a disturbing discovery of animal cruelty, officials said. Bugsy was stolen at…

Academic medicine can cut through culture war stalemates — if it sees the morality on all sides

For doctors and scientists, there is no better way to prove a point than to provide evidence: a study, a set of data, a graph. But amid today’s cultural divisions,…

Stranded dugong in Indonesia reportedly cut up for traditional medicine

Two dugongs were stranded on an island in eastern Indonesia earlier this week, but only one survived and returned to the sea. Since conservation authorities were unable to visit the…

Cat-astrophe: Stray and abandoned cats on the loose after fence cut at Lethbridge rescue

LETHBRIDGE – Volunteers at Last Chance Cat Ranch woke up to find that the rescue company was destroyed overnight when someone severed a wire fence on the outside pens, allowing…

Pa. canine breeder lower pet’s eye with sizzling kitchen knife: SPCA

A Lancaster County breeder and his wife held an English bulldog puppy last year for medical intervention with a hot kitchen knife, according to the Pennsylvania SPCA. New Holland’s Ray…