Anthony Todt, 44, has been charged in the January deaths of his wife Megan Todt and their three children.
If someone in Madagascar spots illegal logging, mining or slash-and-burn farming, they often have difficulty reporting the crime to authorities.
“We’ve had them intentionally killed up here. I pulled up a dolphin a few years ago that had a .9mm slug to the head. It takes a very stupid human to do that,” he said.
A man faces a third-degree felony charge after police say he trapped a cat and shot it to death with an air rifle, according to an arrest warrant affidavit.
Hien Tran, 66, is accused of cruelty to a non-livestock animal after an officer arrived of his home to see a metal trap with a can of can food and dead black and white cat inside, the affidavit says.
The officer asked Tran what happened to the cat, he said he shot it with a BB gun “because it was tearing up the cushions on his patio furniture,” the affidavit says.
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Within six days, 20 horses were found fatally shot along U.S. 23 in eastern Kentucky.
A leading barrister who bludgeoned a fox to death with a baseball bat is facing calls for police to investigate the killing, as he is branded “disgusting” by an MP.
Jolyon Maugham QC was accused of acting barbarically by animal rights supporters and calls have now emerged for him to face legal action over the killing.
A statue has been installed to honour Sumit Dalal, the young resident of Syana in Bulandshahr, who lost his life in the mob violence at Chirangvathi police station following rumours of cow slaughter in the neighbouring Mahav village in December last year. Subodh Kumar Singh, an inspector of the Uttar Pradesh police, had also lost his life in the incident.