Three dolphins found shot and killed off Florida coast

The NOAA is offering $20,000 for information leading to the capture of the killers Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/dolphins-shot-florida-dead-noaa-animal-cruelty-a9332756.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Graig Graziosi

Man left dog to die with whole potato stuck in its throat, court finds

Pup will probably never be able to eat normally again due to tissue damage Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/dog-potato-throat-death-animal-abuse-middlesbrough-yorkshire-a9324676.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Joe Pagnelli

PETA calls for Punxsutawney Phil to retire and be replaced with AI robot for Groundhog Day

Animal rights group suggests shaking up ‘tired’ Pennsylvania tradition with artificial intelligence Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/punxsutawney-phil-groundhog-day-peta-a9309036.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Alex Woodward

France to ban live shredding of male chicks

Around 7 billion unwanted male chicks are exterminated globally every year in the poultry industry Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/france-male-chicks-shredding-ban-poultry-farming-castrate-piglets-law-a9307371.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Harry Cockburn

Kittens saved from freezing to death after man pours coffee on them

Western Canada currently experiencing extremely cold weather Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/kittens-freeze-coffee-drayton-valley-alberta-canada-kendall-diwisch-a9301741.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Matt Drake

Man killed by chicken armed with blades at illegal cockfight in India

Birds have razor blades attached to legs in bouts that attract huge sums of money – despite Supreme Court ban Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/india-man-killed-rooster-cockfight-razor-blades-andhra-pradesh-a9296531.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Adam Withnall

Domino's Pizza, Burger King and Pizza Hut chickens 'bred to be in constant pain'

Nando’s also slated over birds forced to put on weight so rapidly it’s like a baby weighing 47st Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/domino-burger-king-pizza-hut-mcdonalds-nandos-subway-starbucks-chickens-animal-welfare-a9284826.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Jane Dalton

Saudi Arabia executed record number of people in 2019, human rights group says

Increase in executions follows crown prince’s 2018 pledge to ‘minimise’ use of death penalty Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/saudi-arabia-executions-killings-bin-salman-crown-prince-human-rights-a9283456.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Conrad Duncan

Poison and explosives used to kill elephants as record numbers die in Sri Lanka

Nearly 400 targeted last year in revenge for ‘crop-raiding’ after habitats taken over Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/elephants-killed-sri-lanka-dead-crop-raiding-poison-explosive-endangered-species-a9280831.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Jane Dalton