A linebacker for the Oakland Raiders is being investigated for taunting a police dog at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, police say.

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Jacqueline Eide, 33, was arrested after police said she broke into a zoo in Omaha, Nebraska, Halloween night and was bitten by a tiger when she tried to pet it.

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James Allen Darland is accused of offering to trade sex with his dog, Playmate, in exchange for sex with several farm animals, including horses and goats.

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Anthony Esteves is charged with cruelty to animals after he brought his severely malnourished dog, Brewster, to a shelter and lied about owning it, police say.

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The beloved mascot for the University of Texas, Bevo XIV, has died. He was recently retired for illness, and the gentle longhorn passed away in his sleep.

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A girl on Snapchat thought she was saving a gopher tortoise, a threatened species, when she found it on the road and tossed it into water. Tortoises can’t swim.

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PETA claims a monkey should be able to own the copyright for a selfie it took. But how far could this lawsuit go? Could your pets own their photos?

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An NHL player is facing criminal charges after killing, beheading and posing with a beloved grizzly bear, named Cheeky, in Canada.

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Melanie Moss did not get the reaction she expected from her dog Charlie when she told him that they would be bringing home a new human baby girl the following day.

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Singer Adele is known for her iconic pop voice and soul-stirring lyrics, but what happens when she’s mashed up with a pile of quacking toy ducks?

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A sun bear wandered inside the fence of a tiger sanctuary and was immediately attacked by at least 4 tigers before keepers came to help the troubled ursine.

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Maria Furtado is accused of stealing a puppy that had killed ducklings, driving out into the Nevada desert and shooting the dog to death in front of her kids.

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Walter Palmer, the infamous hunter who killed Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe, had his vacation home in Marco Island, Florida painted with the graffiti “Lion Killer.”

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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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