The Fate of Horse-Drawn Carriages in Central Park

By LILY KUZMINSKI, age 10 Animal rights activist argue that horse-drawn carriages in Central Park, such as the one pictured here, are suffering under cruel conditions. PHOTO: Michael Femia/Flickr Since 1858, Central Park South has featured one of the city’s most...

Art or Animal Abuse?

PHOTO: Flickr/CrookRW At the end of a 23-week exhibit at the Tate Modern museum in London, 9,000 butterflies are dead. While on display for 3,000 visitors, many were crushed under people’s shoes or died from the unnatural environment. Animal rights organizations are...

Alert, Pet Lovers!

Puppies in puppy mills are often kept in tiny cages. COURTESY OF FLICKR/CHASING DONGURI Rescued from a puppy mill, these dogs at a Humane Society shelter in Ft. Worth, Texas are waiting to be adopted. PHOTO: FLICKR/BUGGINOUT By KYLIE FREYMAN, age 9, USHNA KHAN, age 15...