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El Refugio Del Burrito

The terrible case of Pedro the Donkey is used by the Donkey Sanctuary’s Spanish subsidiary as an example of the fantastic work their volunteers and staff do to help save donkeys and mules in Spain.


Macaque Successful Nursing

In December we rescued a juvenile Rhesus macaque monkey (Macaca mulatta) which was lying collapsed in the city. It was dehydrated and hypothermic. It had a maggot wound near its anus and tail, and lacerations to its right hind leg.

 


The illegal and cruel world of organized Dogfighting

As you read this, two dogs are being forced into a ring to fight for their lives, all for the enjoyment and profit of evil men.

Dogfighting is one of the most grotesque forms of cruelty to animals. Dogs used for fighting are typically raised in isolation, so they spend most of their lives on short, heavy chains, beaten by their owners and then forced to fight other vulnerable dogs to the death.


Caring for Elephants in Thailand

A mother and child reunion in Thailand proves nothing can match a mother’s love — and elephants never forget.