National animal rights activists are pushing for the athletic director at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to discipline a football player who tried to take a selfie with a raccoon and then beat the animal to death after it bit him.
Activists hand out coloring books on animal cruelty, while circus operator says not in my back yard.
WashU brought a petting zoo to campus to act as a stress reliever for finals week.
Earlier this month a truck carrying over 500 turkeys overturned killing all the turkeys.
Today, Kevin surveys whether the passerby has room on the shelf to worry about circus elephants…
“You can tell, observing the way that she walks, that she’s having major problems.” said PETA’s Matt Bruce.
It was late last week when Stray Rescue founder Randy Grim was made aware of the 3-year-old terrier-shepherd mix who was set ablaze.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has been protesting the practice since 2008. Justin Goodman of PETA says the group is “thrilled” by Washington University’s decision.
“Just because we’ve been skinning animals alive for years doesn’t mean it’s okay. he things that happen to cows and other animals…would often be felonies if done to dogs and cats.”
Group wants Illinois to erect sign honoring cows killed in wake of accident.