Animal Law

International Law

US seeks to question Minnesota dentist in shooting of Cecil the lion

Animal Law

9th Circuit rejects widow’s suit over fatal mountain goat attack in national park

Constitutional Law

City wins federal civil rights case over police shooting of dog attacked by pit bull

Animal Law

Dogged by animal officer, lawyer says castration case is a ‘monumental waste of resources’

Trials & Litigation

Judge sues neighbors over injuries she suffered in donkey attack

Criminal Justice

Chameleon owner who blew pot smoke in its mouth is acquitted of animal cruelty

Animal Law

Charges dropped against military veteran who smashed car window to rescue dog

Animal Law

After animal activists herald chimp habeas victory, judge amends her order

Constitutional Law

Nation’s top court OKs state ban on pedicures by foot-nibbling fish

Animal Law

Jury awards couple nearly $240K over neighbors’ barking dogs

Animal Law

Rancher ticketed for riding horse to Taco Bell

Trials & Litigation

Lawyers who sued over meds given to wrong dog can seek $67K, says appeals court

Animal Law

Woman faces new charges of animal neglect; cop wore gas mask to rescue kitten

Animal Law

Pet zebra mauls Arkansas judge

Animal Law

Should cloned horse be registered as quarter horse? Horse breeder seeks rehearing in antitrust suit

Animal Law

Ferrets remain outlaws in New York City

Legislation & Lobbying

Lawmaker’s French bulldog helped win bipartisan support in House for Amtrak ‘critter car’ bill

Consumer Law

Suit by grieving pet owner claims Beneful can harm or kill dogs

Animal Law

Elderly man goes to jail for 9 days for feeding cats; advocacy group hopes to rewrite law

Animal Law

Family faces $500K default judgment for alleged ‘howling and explosively barking’ dog