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Entries with Keyword “animal cruelty”

While Argentina may be the country with the most pets per capita, it does not, however, fare well when it comes to protecting these animals. According to the province’s Veterinary College, there are around six million domesticated animals in

In November 2016, amid tense showdowns between animal rights activists and galgueros (dog racers), the Argentine Congress voted unilaterally to outlaw dog races. While it had been illegal in many provinces previously, the lack of a total ban meant …

New year, same resolutions.

Once again the leadership of the animal protection agency Fabián Giazzón Foundation is circulating a petition on Change.org protesting what it sees as the perpetration of animal cruelty in the sports of jineteada gaucha and doma

New year, same resolutions.

Once again the leadership of the animal protection agency Fabián Giazzón Foundation is circulating a petition on Change.org protesting what it sees as the perpetration of animal cruelty in the sports of jineteada gaucha and doma

The last circus in the country to use animals as a form of entertainment was shut down last Friday after animal advocacy groups were able to prove that the Mexican Veracruz Circus in Chaco Province was training animals using “instruments …