Suspect accused of throwing Chihuahua down garbage chute

In San Francisco, a man pleaded not guilty to throwing a Chihuahua puppy down a garbage chute. On Friday, Ronald Louis Jones, 59, was charged with felony animal cruelty and misdemeanor abandonment of an animal, … Read More “Suspect accused of throwing Chihuahua down garbage chute”

Goat escaped slaughterhouse and will now have a storybook life

A goat that had been destined to be slaughtered for food was found on a Bronx street Saturday morning. The lucky little guy had been wandering on Locust Avenue when police officers spotted him and … Read More “Goat escaped slaughterhouse and will now have a storybook life”

500 days at a shelter: JayJay has been adopted

Imagine how JayJay must have been feeling after spending 500 days at a shelter. The five-year-old American Bull dog mix had been calling the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter home, but he wanted a real … Read More “500 days at a shelter: JayJay has been adopted”

Iraq veteran who gouged out dog’s eye sentenced to prison

A former Iraq veteran who served in the US Navy and found guilty of gouging out a neighbor’s dog’s eye  and torturing other dogs in Southern California was sentenced on Friday to nine years in … Read More “Iraq veteran who gouged out dog’s eye sentenced to prison”

Little Florie found with rubber bands around her muzzle

In Baltimore, a small dog dubbed Florie was found on Thursday night with rubber bands around her muzzle. She was brought to Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS) where animal control officers stated she … Read More “Little Florie found with rubber bands around her muzzle”

Bomb cyclone buries rescue group’s horses

A Colorado horse rescue is struggling to recover after the so-called “Bomb Cyclone” whipped through the area, dumping an extraordinary amount of snow and burying horses alive. Though the rescue agency worked tirelessly to prepare … Read More “Bomb cyclone buries rescue group’s horses”

Jealous boyfriend kills teenage girl’s Shih Tzu puppy in grisly attack

A jealous boyfriend in North Lauderdale, Florida was arrested on Wednesday night after he is alleged to have killed a Shih Tzu which belonged to his 16-year-old girlfriend. Lawrence Chaz Graham, 19, told authorities he … Read More “Jealous boyfriend kills teenage girl’s Shih Tzu puppy in grisly attack”

Emaciated dog survived eating bones of another dog: Owner charged

In Pilesgrove, New Jersey, an emaciated dog survived by eating the bones of another deceased dog just to survive. Ruth had been left in a vacant home with no food or water. No one knows … Read More “Emaciated dog survived eating bones of another dog: Owner charged”

Another horse died – total since December stands at 22 dead

It has happened again – on Thursday morning another race horse was so grievously injured at the Santa Anita Park in California that she had to be put down. The death of Princess Lili B … Read More “Another horse died – total since December stands at 22 dead”

Loyal dog thought he was going for a car ride but abandoned instead

In Defiance, Ohio, a loyal dog thought he was going for a car ride on Wednesday evening. Tragically, he was abandoned in front of the Fort Defiance Humane Society; his story is heartbreaking.

“Dear

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