Michelle Wankoff, a 19-year-old New Jersey woman, faces animal cruelty charges after beating her dog, Chuck, to death with a shovel and hammer, police say.


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Sabrina Corgatelli responded to the public outcry of the death of Cecil the lion by Walter Palmer by posting pictures of kills she made during a recent hunt in South Africa.

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Karen Anderson, a self-described “animal communicator”, claims to have connected with Cecil the lion in the afterlife and has his final words for humanity.

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Walter Palmer, a dentist from Minneapolis, allegedly bribed park officials at Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe to hunt Cecil the lion. See his other big game photos here.

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The festival of San Fermín in the city of Pamplona, Spain, is an ancient annual celebration. See pictures of all the violence and gore for this year’s festival.

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Activists of the animal rights organization PETA protested against animal cruelty in the fashion industry before Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin at Brandenburg Gate.

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Kristen Lindsey, a Texas veterinarian who bragged on Facebook about killing a stray cat with a bow and arrow, will not face animal cruelty charges.

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A disturbing smartphone video of a screaming deer being mauled by what appears to be a grizzly bear in a suburban backyard has gone viral online.

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Flooding in Tbilisi, the capital of the country of Georgia, killed at least 8 people and sent zoo animals, including hippos, lions and bears into the city.

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A YouTube video showing a spider breaking out of a store bought banana has gone viral. But is it real? Could a spider egg survive and hatch inside a banana?

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Two hippopotamuses at the Diergaarde Blijdorp, or Rotterdam Zoo, in Netherlands were filmed helping a baby duck stuck in their enclosure out of the water.

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The US tourist who was mauled to death by a lion on a South African safari has been named as 29-year-old Katherine Chappell, a film editor who worked on Game of Thrones, Marvel’s Captain America and the Divergence series.

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Tara McVicar was in for a wild surprise when she was going through her closet and found a wild mother opossum and her babies had taken up residence.

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Diovani de Jesus was on a vacation at Apo Island, Philippines with friends when a sea turtle photobombed their beach photo.

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Animal park owner “Joe Exotic” says MJ’s seven gators and one crocodile were “boiling alive in a towering inferno.”

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A private school football player is accused of beheading three puppies and posting a video of it to Snapchat.

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