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Mum caught digging tunnel to free murderer son
Prison
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Mum caught digging tunnel to free murderer son

And other stories from the stranger side of life
4 Aug 2020
Parrot tells firefighter to ‘f*** off’ during rescue attempt
Parrot roof Fire brigade
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Parrot tells firefighter to ‘f*** off’ during rescue attempt

Jessie the macaw was certainly unambiguous in her appraisal of the firefighters' efforts
14 Aug 2018
Horses being dumped like rubbish and left to die, says RSPCA
Dartmoor ponies
In Brief

Horses being dumped like rubbish and left to die, says RSPCA

Charity reports rise in ‘heartbreaking’ cases of abandoned animals
24 Apr 2018
Michael Heseltine confesses to strangling mother's dog
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In Brief

Michael Heseltine confesses to strangling mother's dog

Tory peer says he took action after Kim the alsatian started biting him
1 Nov 2016
RSPCA candidate compared farming to holocaust
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In Brief

RSPCA candidate compared farming to holocaust

Another animal rights activist seeking election as RSPCA trustee wants to set pets freed from 'leather nooses'
21 May 2015
Owl cafe opens in London: a hoot or just plain cruel?
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In Depth

Owl cafe opens in London: a hoot or just plain cruel?

Animal rights groups say the event will cause a considerable amount of stress to the reclusive birds
10 Apr 2015
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 30 Apr 2013
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 30 Apr 2013

30 Apr 2013

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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 19 Nov 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 19 Nov 2012

19 Nov 2012
BADGER CULL: police warn of risk to public
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BADGER CULL: police warn of risk to public

Meanwhile, police chief warns badger culls will be risk to public safety because of presence of protesters
20 Sep 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 8 May 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Tuesday 8 May 2012

8 May 2012
Eating dogs is the same as eating pigs, says TV chef
Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
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Eating dogs is the same as eating pigs, says TV chef

Former vegetarian Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall says there's nothing wrong with eating pets
11 Oct 2011
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