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”
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”
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”
In Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Victoria was found over the weekend on the side of a busy road. She was so desperate and in such excruciating pain, her instincts led her to hide under a … Read More “Tragic outcome for abandoned, abused and overbred Victoria”
In Rio Grande Valley, Texas, Rescue Dogs Rock NYC were ready to help on Wednesday morning. Stanley’s owner relinquished him to the shelter and just walked away.
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On Saturday, a Steamboat Springs man admitted to police he killed his dog and threw it off a bridge. Christopher Dyer, 31, faces aggravated animal cruelty charges for killing his dog.
According to the Steamboat … Read More “Steamboat Springs man killed dog and threw it off bridge”
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”