Botswana is investigating a growing number of unexplained deaths of elephants, having confirmed 275 had died.
26 animals, including two rhinos, have drowned in Assam floods. Rhinos, elephants, deer and other animals are struggling to make it to higher ground.
German animal rights activists protested outside a meat factory in North Rhine Westphalia on Saturday, where hundreds of employees tested positive for the coronavirus last month.
Canada is investigating the discovery of 500 puppies on a Ukraine International Airlines plane, 38 of them had died. The puppies were all French bulldogs.
The Trump administration on Tuesday overturned an Obam-era rule that banned hunters in Alaska national preserves from putting bear traps, killing bear cubs and wolf pups, and other practices that have been condemned by environmental and wildlife protection groups.
It puts marine wildlife, including endangered whales and sea turtles, sharks, and fragile corals in danger of harm and entanglement in fishing nets.
Diego the giant Galapagos tortoise spent decades of his life in captivity. First in a zoo in the United States, then he was sent to breed in captivity in Ecuador. Monday he was finally set free.
Colombia's capital Bogota is set to outlaw the mistreatment and killing of animals in bullfighting in a move aimed at eventually banning the events altogether.
In Peru, workers at the alpaca farm, Mallkini, were filmed hitting, kicking, tying down, and mutilating animals while shearing them
Turtles swim in dirt in bays in Brazil
Dog brutally killed for protecting pigs in India (INTERVIEW)
Thousands of animals saved from bullfighting in Spain
FaceTime with Elephants: Mara is finally home in Brazil (INTERVIEW)
Wildlife wet markets, Yulin dog meat festival and animal cruelty laws in China (INTERVIEW)
Meat should be labeled as dangerous for your health (INTERVIEW)
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