A horse was spotted tied down in the bed of a pickup truck traveling down a Texas road in Corrigan on Saturday. Ami Parbs had been driving and spotted the strange situation; she posted the … Read More “Man who tied horse in truck bed may face animal cruelty charges”
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”
The leader of an alleged dog fighting ring in Detroit was arrested after more than 30 dogs were rescued from his home. Julian Aykan, 29, was arraigned on a dozen charges including possessing dogs for … Read More “Detroit dog fighting still exists: Suspected leader arrested”
In Miami, Florida, the 19-year-old who allegedly torched a cat in a cage and then fed it to his dogs will not get any jail time. On Friday, Roberto Hernandez, who was 17-years-old at the … Read More “Teen who torched cat in despicable video won’t get jail time”
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 senior cocker spaniel was left at the Carson Shelter in California. He needed help today; he had “no one” but within a few hours Ollie’s luck has changed.
Earlier Friday morning, the animal rescue … Read More “Update: Senior dog who had ‘no one’ safe with Leave No Paws Behind”
A man in Zdechov, Czech Republic was killed by his “pet” lion he kept in a cage. Michael Prasek was found dead on Tuesday inside of the cage he kept the lions.