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Birmingham business owner’s animal cruelty hearing set for Tuesday

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A Birmingham man charged with several counts of animal cruelty is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday. Scott Kirkland faces 5 counts of animal cruelty and 1 count of operating a business without a license. 39 more words


Book Review: We Are All Completely Besides Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler.

I hadn’t heard much about We Are All Completely Besides Ourselves apart from  seeing it at the top of the charts on Amazon but I’d thought I give this book a read and I am glad I did. 158 more words


Raging and Flammable

Thoughts raging
Core inflamed
Lone dog cries

Written in 3-5-3 format

© rgb for “On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea”, 2011 – 2014

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Micro Poetry

Animal Rescue Corps (Part 2!)

(photos by Amiee Stubbs)

Hello All! I apologize for how long it’s been since I updated this blog! I promise to be more on top of things in the future. 174 more words

OK, this is just bat-shit-crazy

Today I heard of a religious practice called “Dog Spinning“, where people would take a dog, put it in a harness, attach the harness to a rope that was suspended over water (river or lake), wind the rope up in one direction, then let the dog go. 189 more words

Montana horse breeder begins sentence for animal cruelty

Source: The Missoulian

“…five horses, some malnourished, with tight plastic bands that had caused severe leg injuries. Two died and two were euthanized…”

BILLINGS – A Billings horse breeder has begun a 120-day animal-cruelty conviction sentence after the Montana Supreme Court rejected his appeal. 111 more words

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Nigeria: Dog Meat Butchers Claims Against Rabies

Nigeria: Dog Meat Butchers Claims Against Rabies

Dog meat vendors in Nigeria are falsely claiming to have found a secret weapon to prevent them contracting rabies, which only works IF they eat a secret part of a dog’s stomach; however, they won’t reveal exactly which part of the abdomen they are referring to. 942 more words