Spanish Town Deploys Dog-Poo Police
MADRID, Oct 16, 2014 (AFP) - A Spanish town is deploying citizen street patrols and actors dressed as detectives to combat an invasion of dog droppings.
German Hunters Angered by Proposed Ban on Shooting Cats
BERLIN, Oct 09, 2014 (AFP) - German hunters are up in arms over a proposed law that would prohibit them from shooting cats, a practice they say helps save birds and rodents.
Lion Cub Abandoned by Parents, Taken in by Sheepdog Mom
WOJCIECHOW, Poland, Oct 09, 2014 (AFP) - A lion cub who was abandoned at birth by his parents has been cuddling up to a shaggy-haired sheepdog and mother-of-five at a private zoo in Poland. READ MORE
Dog of Spain Ebola Victim to be Put Down, Triggering Campaign
MADRID - Health authorities on Tuesday ordered the death of the dog owned by a Spanish health worker infected with Ebola in Madrid, triggering a campaign to save him by her husband and animal rights activists.
Scandal in Poland as Charges Dismissed for Donkeys Caught Having Public Sex
WARSAW – A pair of amorous Polish donkeys have recovered their right to make love in public after a local official sought to keep them apart.