Read more about the article Two Seized As Police Free 300 Trapped Wild Birds
Police officer releasing a bird from a net in Valencia, Spain, undated. Police found more than 270 birds, most of them protected species, that were illegally captured and released them. (Newsflash)

Two Seized As Police Free 300 Trapped Wild Birds

Spain's Civil Guard has seized two poachers using illegal traps to capture hundreds of live birds to be eaten or sold off in tiny cages. Trapping birds - seen as a tradition in the east and south of Spain - is carried out on an industrial scale with horrific snares…

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Read more about the article Pakistan Zoo To Auction A Dozen Lions
Photo shows an illustrative image of a lion in Lahore Zoo, undated photo. A zoo in Lahore, Pakistan, will reportedly auction 12 lions to private collectors to free up space for more felines. (Newsflash)

Pakistan Zoo To Auction A Dozen Lions

A zoo in Pakistan has enraged animal activists after announcing it aims to auction a dozen of lions to private collectors to make a profit. Lahore Safari Zoo currently owns 29 lions and wants to reduce its collection saying they can no longer afford to feed them. Zoo officials say…

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Read more about the article World’s Biggest Choc Factory’s In Meltdown
Barry Callebaut, the largest chocolate factory in the world located in Belgium, destroys hundreds of tons of chocolate after the discovery of salmonella. (Newsflash)

World’s Biggest Choc Factory’s In Meltdown

The world's biggest chocolate factory has destroyed hundreds of tonnes of chocs over a deadly salmonella outbreak. The Barry Callebaut chocolate factory - which supplies huge brands like Nestle - eradicated the product after tests at the factory in Wieze, in East Flanders, in Belgium, The firm's factories around the…

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Read more about the article Roasted Rodent Seized From Passengers Luggage
A cane rat, delicacy in some African countries. (Newsflash)

Roasted Rodent Seized From Passengers Luggage

Horrified customs officials seized a roasted cane rat from a passenger's luggage when he flew into Germany from Africa. The rodent - considered a bush meat delicacy in West Africa - had been packed in a cold box and still had its fur on its hide. Cane rats are heavily…

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Read more about the article Meat From Endangered Sharks Found in Dog And Cat Food, Scientists Say
The silky shark is listed on the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) appendix II. (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/Newsflash)

Meat From Endangered Sharks Found in Dog And Cat Food, Scientists Say

Scientists claim that meat from endangered sharks is being used in dog food and cat food and that consumers are being misled by incorrectly labelled products that list their meat as "whitebait". The scientists claim that shark populations have dropped over 70 percent in only 50 years and that while…

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Read more about the article Gruesome Moment Seven Wolves Feast On Elk Carcass In Russia
Seven wolves feasted on the carcass of an elk two kilometres from The Museum of Dionisy's Frescoes in Vologda, Russia, in November 2021. (The Museum of Dionisy's Frescoes/Newsflash)

Gruesome Moment Seven Wolves Feast On Elk Carcass In Russia

This is the gruesome moment seven wolves feast on an elk carcass in Russia. The incident took place in the village of Ferapontovo, which is located in Kirillovsky District, in the Vologda Oblast region, in north-western Russia. The footage shows five wolves growling and chewing on the carcass of an…

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Read more about the article Hungry Cat Breaks Into Supermarket And Sneaks Behind Meat Counter For A Huge Feast
The cat that entered delicatessen aisle in Carrefour, ate roasted meat in Istanbul, Turkey, 2021. (Newsflash)

Hungry Cat Breaks Into Supermarket And Sneaks Behind Meat Counter For A Huge Feast

This is the moment a hungry cat enjoys a feast after successfully sneaking into a supermarket and climbing into the meat counter. The cat was recorded munching on various cured meats by an amused shopper in a Carrefour supermarket in the Beylikduzu district of Istanbul, Turkey, earlier this month (November),…

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Read more about the article Elephant Sized Prehistoric Sloth Was Predatory Meat Eater Unlike Dozy Veggie Descendants
Reconstruction of the South American giant ground sloth Mylodon darwinii feeding on the carcass of the hoofed native herbivore Macrauchenia. (Jorge Blanco/Newsflash)

Elephant Sized Prehistoric Sloth Was Predatory Meat Eater Unlike Dozy Veggie Descendants

A new study has found that an elephant-sized sloth that roamed South America 1.8 million years ago was not a vegetarian like its tree-dwelling descendants. The American Museum of Natural History led a study that revealed, despite what was previously believed, that the giant sloth known as Mylodon darwinii or…

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Read more about the article Chinese Cops Seize 192 Dogs In Filthy Conditions At Slaughterhouse
The dogs that were found locked in small iron cages and then rescued in Chongzhou, China.

Chinese Cops Seize 192 Dogs In Filthy Conditions At Slaughterhouse

The Chinese police have seized 192 dogs from a slaughterhouse where it is believed they were abducted and kept in tiny cages to be later turned into meat. The police seized the dogs at an abattoir in Jiangkou near the city of Chengdu in the Chinese province of Sichuan earlier…

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Read more about the article Woman Saved 600 Stolen Pet Dogs That Were To Be Slaughtered And Sold For Dog Meat In China
More than 600 dogs were seized from a truck that was allegedly transporting them to be slaughtered for meat in the city of Dazhou in the south-western Chinese province of Sichuan on 11th March.

Woman Saved 600 Stolen Pet Dogs That Were To Be Slaughtered And Sold For Dog Meat In China

This is the moment when more than 600 dogs that were stolen to be slaughtered for dog meat were rescued from a truck and taken to safety. The 52-year-old woman, identified only by her last name Wang, and her companion stopped a dog truck and rescued hundreds of pet dogs…

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