We enjoy and appreciate animals and are disturbed by violence against them. But we also perpetrate this violence, and that needs to change.
It's heartening to see pet adoption rates surging during the pandemic, but opportunistic adoption can come with dangers of abandonment.
American cities are getting more diverse, but neighbors of different races don't necessarily socialize with each other. A sociologist in North Carolina discovered one surprising reason why.
Examining 302 police reports in Detroit, a new study shows that animal cruelty is tightly connected to human relationships.
Concern for their pets' safety can lead women to delay leaving their abusers. Better on-site pet services in women's shelters would enable them to seek help without fear for their animals’ well-being.
Dozens of cats have been killed in south London. It has some worried that there might be worse to come.