Dog’s horrific injuries after being forced to fight with badger

Dog’s horrific injuries after being forced to fight with badger

The Patterdale Terrier was left cut and scarred by the incident (Picture: Derbyshire Police/SWNS) The pup was rushed to hospital for treatment on the right side of its face (Picture: Derbyshire Police/SWNS)Badger baiting is an illegal blood sport – outlawed since 1835 under the Cruelty to Animals Act – that sees a badger drawn out of its sett and threatened, prompting a fight.

Dog faces death after owner used it as a weapon to attack another man

Dog faces death after owner used it as a weapon to attack another man

Andrew Cornes has owned the dog for 10 years (Picture: West Mercia Police) Co-defendant Bobby Watts is due to be sentenced for assault occasioning actual bodily harm and affray for his role in the incident (Picture: West Mercia Police)He added that the default position was that the court make a destruction order ‘unless the court is satisfied the dog does not present a danger to public safety’.

Woman’s ear ripped off by rottweiler she bent down to stroke

Woman’s ear ripped off by rottweiler she bent down to stroke

Steff John has been left permanently disfigured after the dog ripped off her ear (Picture: Media Wales)A woman has lost her ear in a savage attack by a stranger’s rottweiler after she asked to stroke it.

6 Dogs Perish in Canada after Being Left in a Hot Car

6 Dogs Perish in Canada after Being Left in a Hot Car

A search that had been underway for six missing dogs in Langley, British Columbia came to an end recently, after a dog walker admitted that the missing dogs had actually passed away in her hot car on May 13th.

London Waterloo: Man chases dog down electrified train tracks

London Waterloo: Man chases dog down electrified train tracks

The man was seen running after the dog on the tracks at Waterloo (Picture: PA/WilliamLaven2)Trains have been brought to a standstill at one of London’s busiest stations after a man was seen chasing a dog along electrified tracks.

Man, 20s, drowns in lake while ‘looking for missing dog’

Man, 20s, drowns in lake while ‘looking for missing dog’

She said last night: ‘A body has been recovered in connection with the search for a swimmer who had gone missing in the lake at Cotswold Water Park this afternoon.

Firefighters save dog left in boiling car with no windows open

Firefighters save dog left in boiling car with no windows open

Little Bertie was left alone in the car with no windows open in the direct sunlight (Picture: Cambridgeshire Live)Firefighters were forced to break into a boiling car and rescue a dog after owners left him alone with no windows open in a supermarket car park.

Woman dies after being bitten by dog while defending her own pet

Woman dies after being bitten by dog while defending her own pet

Lancashire Constabulary said she was bitten on the hand and neck while trying to defend her own dog during the incident on the old railway lines in Brookfield.

Heroic Dog Saves Family by Jumping in Front of Bullet

Heroic Dog Saves Family by Jumping in Front of Bullet

An unnamed witness says that when the bullets hit the car, the brave German shepherd dog jumped out and took a bullet that may have been intended for the children. Unfortunately the German Shepherd was critically wounded and hurried away behind the building to die without the children seeing.

Laughing scumbag threw scared dog over a cliff into the sea as friend filmed

Laughing scumbag threw scared dog over a cliff into the sea as friend filmed

An RSPCA spokesman added: ‘We have been made aware of some upsetting footage showing a dog being thrown off a cliff in Falmouth on May 1.

Two people left with ‘serious hand and face injuries’ in dog attack

Two people left with ‘serious hand and face injuries’ in dog attack

‘We want to trace the animal and those who care for it as soon as possible and would urge anyone who saw what happened to contact police immediately.’.

Dog-walker’s van filmed driving off after knocking down family pet

Dog-walker’s van filmed driving off after knocking down family pet

Eight-year-old Jug, which is a cross between a Jack Russell and a pug, Roxi was left to die in the street (Picture: SWNS)‘My youngest little boy, whose only three, was with me in the car at the time, so I had to run over there straight away and put a blanket over her just so he wouldn’t see.

'MINDLESS!' Investigation after cruel thugs kill six swans - birds found DECAPITATED

'MINDLESS!' Investigation after cruel thugs kill six swans - birds found DECAPITATED

RSPCA Inspector Keith Hogben, who is investigating the incident, said: “These six swans were found to be decapitated with their necks and heads found close by.

Heroic woman jumps in frozen lake to save drowning dog

Heroic woman jumps in frozen lake to save drowning dog

A woman has risked her life by jumping into a frozen lake in order to save an elderly man’s drowning dog. The woman jumped in the frozen lake to save the drowning dog (Picture: Hull Daily Mail/MEN Media) The dog apparently shook itself dry of the water and was seemingly unharmed in the incident.

Killer compost warning after dogs nearly die eating rotting potatoes

Killer compost warning after dogs nearly die eating rotting potatoes

Cleo (bottom) and Cobi who are on the mend after being rushed to an animal hospital (Picture: PA) Senior PDSA vet Andrew Hunt said of the incident: ‘As foods rot, the mould that occurs can produce compounds called mycotoxins.

Cat HANGED from M62 motorway bridge in SHOCKING animal cruelty case

Cat HANGED from M62 motorway bridge in SHOCKING animal cruelty case

Hugo was found hanged over a motorway bridge (Image: RSPCA) Hugo, a black and white ragdoll cat, was seen by a member of the public on Sunday morning hanging over the bridge on the M62 westbound near junction 33.

Dad’s rant after thieves stole 11 puppies from his children as he offers £50,000 reward

Dad’s rant after thieves stole 11 puppies from his children as he offers £50,000 reward

Thieves also left with four 11 days old Dachshund puppies (Picture: Mark Orley/Deadline News)‘I now want them to ring me before they answer the door to anyone.’

Six puppies dead after dogsnappers held knife to pregnant mum's stomach

Six puppies dead after dogsnappers held knife to pregnant mum's stomach

Only two of the stolen French bulldog have been reunited with their mother after thieves attacked Leeanne Corbett, 26, at her home in Stretford, on Tuesday night, Greater Manchester Police said.

Thieves stole eight puppies from pregnant mum and her children at knifepoint

Thieves stole eight puppies from pregnant mum and her children at knifepoint

The thieves grabbed the dogs and fled the scene (Picture: MEN Media)‘They are only a day old, and they won’t survive for long without their mum, so they need to be brought home as soon as possible.

Cat Cruelty: Hunt for sadist who hanged cat from motorway bridge

Cat Cruelty: Hunt for sadist who hanged cat from motorway bridge

Whoever did this must be covered in scratches.”Claw marks could help provide a clue to the identity of the culprit who hanged Hugo from the bridge with a piece of blue twine.RSPCA inspector Thomas Hutton is appealing for witnesses after being called out to the incident.Police, along with the Highways Agency and local fire and rescue service, were at the grisly scene to recover Hugo’s body.