Guilty: Teen in viral video who threw his dog off embankment

A judge found an 18-year-old teen guilty of animal cruelty on Tuesday after a viral video showed a dog being thrown off an embankment into a rock filled pool of water in Washington Township, N.J. … Read More

Puppy completely shut down in back of Miami shelter kennel

A six-month-old puppy has completely shut down in the rear of a noisy and overcrowded shelter in Miami, Florida. And as if a neglected puppy would be expected to act like a well behaved canine … Read More

Poor sweet old guy: Heartbreaking neglect but help is on the way

At the Maricopa County Animal Care & Control West, this poor, sweet old guy has been the innocent victim of extreme neglect and cruelty. It begs us all to ask the question – how does … Read More

Grievously injured pup likely thrown from car and burned

A grievously injured puppy, discovered near Atlanta, Georgia, is recuperating after suffering from what appears to be horrific cruelty. The mixed breed puppy, just nine weeks of age, was found by a good Samaritan who … Read More

Heartbreaking cruelty as police investigate small dog set on fire

In Newark, New Jersey, police are investigating a heartbreaking cruelty act against a small dog beaten and set on fire. The despicable situation occurred on Friday night in the vicinity of Columbia Avenue and Plymouth … Read More

Pitiful senior roamed the streets for months until help arrived

A pitiful senior boxer roamed the streets in rural South Carolina for months. Emaciated, limping, hunched over and covered in fleas and ticks, it has to have been a miracle Petal has survived on her … Read More

Photo of dog chained up in storm warning as hurricane season begins

The photos and a viral video of a dog chained outside during a storm provides a warning to everyone about the importance of providing proper shelter for pets.

The dog in the video had been … Read More

Heartbreaking: Stray pup found with rear legs hogtied with retractable leash

At the Putnam County Dog Shelter, a heartbreaking discovery on Wednesday concerned a two-year-old brindle pup who was found as a stray and his rear legs hogtied with a retractable leash. According to the shelter, … Read More

Scared dog abandoned at Fort Defiance in shelter van

About 5:30 a.m on Wednesday. in Fort Defiance, Ohio, a couple were caught on video abandoning a dog in the humane society’s vehicle left parked outside of the Fort Defiance Humane Society. The stressed dog … Read More

Burned, beaten Coachella puppy defying all odds against her

In Coachella, California, a heartless culprit discarded a three-week-old puppy in a plastic Walmart bag, and then threw her into the trash. She had been burned, badly beaten and left for dead. And now, just … Read More