Patrick Zane Thompson, the owner of Raging Cajun Smoking Barbecue, was arrested after Arizona police said he sacrificed his family’s poodle in a fit of anger.


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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.

9 months ago 25 Comments

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.

10 months ago 139 Comments

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.

11 months ago 192 Comments

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.

11 months ago 3 Comments

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.

1 year ago 1 Comment

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

1 year ago 1 Comment

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

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The roof collapsed at a New Jersey animal hospital after an explosion leaving workers injured.

1 year ago 2 Comments