There has been much dispute recently over the cause of death of a Chihuahua named Lacy at the San Bernardino Animal Shelter. According to multiple Facebook postings by angry animal activists, the little dog froze … Read More “San Bernardino City Animal Shelter under scrutiny for animal neglect”
In St. Joseph County, Indiana, two dogs were found abandoned in cramped crates along the side of a road. The Humane Society of St. Joseph County was called to help on Thursday evening after receiving … Read More “Two dogs abandoned in cramped crates on side of road”
In Washington, DC, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) released a report on Tuesday showing more than 60,000 dogs are still being used annually in lab experiments for toxic chemicals, drugs, dental implants … Read More “Outrageous: More than 60,000 dogs used in painful lab experiments”
In a bizarre and disturbing incident late last week in Dallas, a stranger approached a group of children playing with a young Labrador retriever said “sorry” and then shot the dog in the face.
In Hamden, Connecticut, two dogs, Kato, 8, and Kleo, 7, who have been locked up for more than six years were freed on Wednesday. The unlucky pair of Rottweilers managed to escape from their yard … Read More “Kato and Kleo – two dogs locked up for 6 years finally freed”
For more than three hours, an abandoned little dog was left shivering and frightened after someone tied him up in an open outdoor pen in the cold, the wet and the snowy. The Animal Welfare … Read More “Update: Abandoned dog left in freezing shelter pen”
A Hialeah, Florida dog trainer was arrested on Thursday after his actions were caught on video of him choking and throwing a dog he was supposedly hired to train. Victor Suero, 31, faces two counts … Read More “Florida dog trainer caught on video choking and throwing dog”
A Pennsylvania man has been charged with aggravated animal cruelty resulting in the death of a dog in Hampden Township. Kenneth Miller Jr., 53, who had been standing in front of a tree with a … Read More “Pennsylvania man shoots dog in face for no apparent reason”
In Santa Ana, California, a man was arrested on Sunday for allegedly tying a Chihuahua with electrical wires and bungee cords and then repeatedly kicking the dog like a football.
There is so much outcry and advocacy to shut down puppy mills. Large animal rights groups such as HSUS, ASPCA, and PETA all use anti-puppy mill statements and slogans as one of their main platforms.… Read More “Amish breeders under scrutiny for neglect”