All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘animal activists’

Mickey the Pit Bull Gets Life Behind Bars

A New York-based animal rights group has 30 days to find a rehabilitation facility for an Arizona dog. According to ABC 15 Arizona, Mickey the pit bull was sentenced to life in a shelter Tuesday following an outcry to save the dog from euthanasia. A Phoenix judge declared Mickey guilty in the Feb. 20 attack of 4-year-old Kevin Vicente-who was …

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Stray Dogs of Sochi: Poisoned and Left to Die

The Olympic city of Sochi has been dealing with quite the furry problem. Thousands of stray dogs have been roaming the streets of the city. The dogs have been wandering the streets that were once empty, sleepy areas. Now, the built-up developments are home to the many lonely canines. Russian animal rights activists have recently accused city officials of ridding …

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