Tags Tags

Animal Cruelty

News and updates about Animal Cruelty

Lions, other animals to be saved from Gaza zoo

Animal welfare organization transfers animals from Gaza zoo to Jordan.

Lions, other animals to be saved from Gaza zoo

Threats against Minister Ariel: 'Do you know why you are alive?'

Animal rights activists threaten Agriculture Minister over opposition to animal import bill. ''Scum, devil disguised as a human being.'

Threats against Minister Ariel: 'Do you know why you are alive?'

Religious Zionist rabbis urge ban on livestock imports

Religious Zionist rabbis from all across the political spectrum call for an end to livestock importing, which they say harms animals.

Religious Zionist rabbis urge ban on livestock imports

Rishon Letzion man arrested for torching dozens of parrots

Landlord allegedly set tenant's birds on fire, killing 80 of them.

Rishon Letzion man arrested for torching dozens of parrots

Animal cruelty: Arabs kill cows in Jezreel Valley

3 Arabs arrested for using 6-foot scythe to kill 7 cows which strayed off their breeder's land.

Animal cruelty: Arabs kill cows in Jezreel Valley

Puah: "Campaign against kaparot is blasphemous"

Director of human rights organization Betzalmo says that the campaign against kaparot is a perversion of values.

Puah: "Campaign against kaparot is blasphemous"

Justice served to animal abuser

Arab resident of Jerusalem to be jailed for abusing a small dog.

Justice served to animal abuserplayer

Rabbi: Nonsurgical neutering is the Torah way

Weighing in on the controversy over sterilizing cats and dogs, Rabbi Yaakov Ariel says surgery is wrong.

Leading rabbi: Nonsurgical neutering is the Torah way

Watch: Palestinians Lynch Endangered Striped Hyena

Endangered striped hyena cornered and brutally killed by Palestinian Arabs, in macabre video recorded by one of the attackers.

Horrific Video Shows Palestinians Lynching Rare Striped Hyena

MK Peretz: Replace Kaparot Chickens with Money

Environment Minister Amir Peretz slammed the practice of kaparot, saying that it was cruel and unusual.

MK Peretz Calls to Replace Kaparot Chickens with Money

MK: Kosher Slaughter Ban 'The Height of Hypocrisy'

Jewish Home MK Ayelet Shaked attacks Denmark over kosher slaughter ban, notes Danes vetoed Israeli fur ban a few years ago.

Shaked: Kosher Slaughter Ban 'The Height of Hypocrisy'

Evidence: Abuse in Gaza of Cattle from Int'l Aid

Slaughtering practices in Gaza include extreme maltreatment of animals; could lead to the cessation of cattle imports from Australia, Israel

Evidence:Abuse in Gaza of Cattle Imported from Australia, Israel

MK: Make CEOs Responsible for Animal Abuse

Exposure of animal cruelty leads MK to propose new criminal law. Rabbis join investigation.

MK: Make CEOs Responsible for Animal Abuse

MK Orbach: Horse Racing Cruel to Animals

Uri Orbach, Bayit Yehudi MK and Minister of Pensioner Affairs, slams the recent trend of betting on horse races as "cruel to animals".

MK Uri Orbach: Horse Racing Cruel to Animals

'Puppy Bombs' Rescued from Egyptian Violence

Two puppies rescued after nearly being used as living firebombs by Muslim Brotherhood.

'Puppy Bombs' Rescued from Egyptian Violence

‘Animal Police’ to Hit Streets of Tel Aviv

Tel Aviv kicks off new initiative to fight cruelty to animals.

‘Animal Police’ to Hit Streets of Tel Aviv

Hareidim Demand 'Animal Rights' Over Abuse Report

A group of Hareidi Jews on Monday protested in Jerusalem for “animal rights” - specifically, for the right of animals not to be abused

Hareidim Demand 'Animal Rights' Over Slaughterhouse Abuse Report

‘Stop American Terrorist from Speaking in Israel’

The New Liberal Movement is concerned by reports that an American terrorist is planning to speak at an Israeli high school.

‘Stop American Terrorist from Speaking in Israel’

Lawyers: Throw the Book at Abusers of Animals

Penalties for animal cruelty may be increased substantially, the Attorney General said.

Lawyers: Time to Throw the Book at Abusers of Animals

Activists to Protest Ukraine's Animal Cruelty

Demonstrators plan to protest outside the Ukrainian Embassy in Tel Aviv against the Ukraine's burning and killing of stray animals.

Activists in Israel to Protest the Ukraine's Animal Cruelty