Anita Krajnc says that she was trying to alleviate suffering when she stuck a water bottle into a truck full of pigs bound for a processing plant.
You really can't, and it's "because apparently there are bad people," one shelter vaguely told us.
The former Daily Show host is starting a new career as an activist farmowner.
A town in Spain recently gave pets their own Bill of Rights. We asked an animal ethicist if other cities should follow suit.
The controversial dissection enraged animal rights groups.
About 300 grizzlies are hunted and killed every year in British Columbia, but activists say the culling is unnecessary and unethical.
It might sound like something out of Portlandia, but advocates say these enclosures can prevent cats from killing birds en masse.
"When I kill an animal, I feel a lot of remorse. I'll always walk up to the animal, give it a pat, and say thank you."
He told us not to call Babe a kids' movie.
A New York judge's ruling today is a big setback for the chimps-are-people movement.
The other options for reducing skyrocketing seal numbers include a cull and just leaving them alone.
There's obviously some potential for abuse, but the idea is to provide the same protection to pets that the Volunteer State gave children stuck in hot cars last year.
At a recent protest against the Pamplona bull run, a British woman used her boobs to draw attention to animal rights. But when the cause is totally unrelated to gender equality, is getting your nipples out actually counter-productive?
I'm no big animal-rights campaigner, but I do trust facts delivered by experts, and the facts tell me that zoos are just a really terrible idea.
In case that's something you and your pets are into.
Twenty years ago, animal rights activism was the cause of the day. What happened?
Every Tuesday, the people of Titu meet up to show off their horses and terrorize them a little.
I saw a paralyzed cat regain mobility and found out that some animals would rather shit on the water treadmill than work out.
New York's ban on the long-bodied animals was recently upheld, and the city's ferret owners are furious and determined to continue to fight for their rights.
The news comes just days after the country pissed off animal rights activists by crushing hundreds of cats to death with a dump truck.
"The physiologist does not hear the animals' cries of pain. He is blind to the blood that flows. He sees nothing but his idea, and the secrets he is resolved to discover."
The Lost Dogs Home, Melbourne's largest pound, has been criticised for high kill rates and alleged cash-grabbing practices for the better part of a decade.
"When you come home, it's like you've been to the moon because there's no point in telling anybody. They don't understand."
Environmental protection officials hired a dump truck to crush the cats, still in their cages, under its wheels before burying them near the Kieu Ky waste-treatment area.