Wet cold and snowy, little dog abandoned in outside shelter pen

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 “Wet cold and snowy, little dog abandoned in outside shelter pen”

Animal abuser who hanged his dog sentenced to prison

In Mayville, New York a dog owner who hanged his dog from a tree will spend one year in jail. On Monday, Robert Overton Jr. was sentenced in Chautauqua County Court, where he earlier pleaded … Read More “Animal abuser who hanged his dog sentenced to prison”

Neighbor shoots puppy in head in front of 12-year-old child

A Terry, Mississippi man has been charged with animal cruelty after allegedly shooting an eight-month-old puppy in the head in front of  the 12-year-old child who had been calling for the family dog to come … Read More “Neighbor shoots puppy in head in front of 12-year-old child”

Abandoned dog left tied to tree: Icicles hung from his matted coat

In a tragic case of animal neglect and cruelty, authorities are asking for help identifying the person who left a dog tied to a tree in a snowstorm as icicles hung from his matted coat. … Read More “Abandoned dog left tied to tree: Icicles hung from his matted coat”

Sheriff seeks information on dog whose mouth sealed with electrical tape

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking information about a dog found roaming through backyards with his mouth sealed with red electrical tape. On Tuesday, the Lee County Domestic Animal Services rescued the Florida … Read More “Sheriff seeks information on dog whose mouth sealed with electrical tape”

Update: Six Labrador retrievers killed after dental implants experiments

Six Labrador retrievers were euthanized at the end of a medical trial experiment for dental implants in a Swedish laboratory on Tuesday. Despite the protests and thousands of commitments from animal advocates all over the … Read More “Update: Six Labrador retrievers killed after dental implants experiments”

Texas under scrutiny for returning dogs back to abusive owners

Texas has been under negative scrutiny within the past two weeks due to two cases of dogs being returned to abusive owners; one with tragic results.

The first dog in Robstown, Texas had obvious scarring … Read More “Texas under scrutiny for returning dogs back to abusive owners”

Cruel owner attacked dog and dangled scared pup off the edge of a bridge

A cruel owner attacked his dog and didn’t stop scaring the pup until he dangled it off the edge of a bridge in Runcorn, England. Scott Doran, 30, scared his Staffordshire bull terrier so much … Read More “Cruel owner attacked dog and dangled scared pup off the edge of a bridge”

Man who kicked Chihuahua that lost its eye has been sentenced to prison

A Bronx, New York man who kicked a Chihuahua so hard that the dog lost its eye has been sentenced to prison. Dwayne Smith, 28, was sentenced to two years in prison by Bronx Supreme … Read More “Man who kicked Chihuahua that lost its eye has been sentenced to prison”

Help needed for two dogs who spent their lives on a chain

Coco and Blackie were two dogs who spent their lives chained in a backyard in Bowman, Georgia.  They couldn’t even keep each other company since the owners chained them far apart from each other and … Read More “Help needed for two dogs who spent their lives on a chain”