AN ABUSED mama bear strangled her cub to death before running into a wall to kill herself in a desperate bid to avoid a life of torture, it is claimed.
The tortured animals were living in captivity on a farm in a remote part of north-west China, painfully having their gall bladders milked daily for bile - which is used in traditional Chinese medicine.
A herd of amorous goats have been saved after rescuers built a stairway made of hay bales from the bottom of a cliff.
Wild horses galloping across rugged mountains in western Bosnia are an ever-bigger tourist attraction, but need protection from local farmers who see them as pests, activists say.
A swarm of honey bees is believed to have killed 63 endangered penguins in South Africa by stinging them in their eyes, a preliminary investigation has found.
Factories in China have been exposed for using dog fur in clothing, clothing shipped directly to Britain. These poor dogs are beaten to within an inch of their lives, their genitals electrocuted before being skinned alive. IT NEEDS TO STOP!