Severely abused pup found in purple basket

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An injured puppy, with severe head trauma, was discovered in a purple basket, near a canal in Phoenix, Arizona on August 23. According to Saturday’s AZ Family News, though the injured puppy was picked … Read More “Severely abused pup found in purple basket”

Woman shoots and kills her 2 dogs to ‘send them to heaven’

In Cheyenne, Wyoming, a woman  faces charges of misdemeanor animal cruelty for shooting her two dogs in the back of her home in order to “send them to heaven,” reports KgabNews.cheyenne woman shoots own dogs

Peggy Jo Wilson, 58, … Read More “Woman shoots and kills her 2 dogs to ‘send them to heaven’”

East Carolina football player accused of beating Shih Tzu puppy to death

In Greenville, an East Carolina University football player faces charges of felony animal cruelty for allegedly beating a one-year-old Shih Tzu, resulting in the puppy’s death, reports AbcNews.Darius K. Commissiong

On Friday, Darius K. Commissiong, 21, was … Read More “East Carolina football player accused of beating Shih Tzu puppy to death”

Pet pig adopted from Craigslist and then tortured

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Someone re-homed their pet pig on Craigslist and the animal wound up with a Georgia woman who wanted the pig slaughtered for food. According to Friday’s publication of the Miami Herald, the pig did not … Read More “Pet pig adopted from Craigslist and then tortured”

Miracle survivor: Embedded collar so painful in dog’s neck

It was on Friday morning that a one-year-old Border Collie was spotted running along a rural South Carolina street dripping in her own blood, softly howling in pain and desperately seeking someone to help her. … Read More “Miracle survivor: Embedded collar so painful in dog’s neck”

Update on skeletal dog – worst starvation case ‘ever’

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On Friday morning, Second Chance Rescue NYC Dogs, posted an update on the skeletal dog who has been given the sad title of “worst starvation case ever.” The rescue agency advised Facebook followers that … Read More “Update on skeletal dog – worst starvation case ‘ever’”

Family dog stabbed repeatedly by 10-year-old boy

In a disturbing case of animal cruelty, the Humane Educational Society has confirmed they are investigating the stabbing of a family’s dog in Chattanooga allegedly committed by a ten-year-old child, reports NewsChannel9.Chattanooga 10 year old stabs puppy 2

On Thursday, a … Read More “Family dog stabbed repeatedly by 10-year-old boy”

Arkansas men arrested after dog throat-slashing video

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Two men in Arkansas have been arrested after the posting of a disturbing Snapchat video which showed a dog being tortured and killed. According to THV 11 News, this week, after the video began … Read More “Arkansas men arrested after dog throat-slashing video”

Kentucky man charged with feeding dogs methamphetamine

In London, Kentucky, a  Laurel County man faces animal cruelty charges after allegedly feeding two dogs methamphetamine, reports Lex18News.Benjamin Burdette

On Tuesday afternoon, authorities arrested Benjamin Burdette, 40, on two charges of animal cruelty and wanton … Read More “Kentucky man charged with feeding dogs methamphetamine”