Four dogs rescued from Philadelphia dog-fighting ring in progress

On Saturday night, animal cruelty officers from the Pennsylvania SPCA broke up a dog-fighting ring in progress on the 1200 block of South 35th Street. Four dogs have been rescued – two “pitbull type dogs … Read More

Three dogs: Victims of dog fighting

In the village of Cranfield, located in  Bedfordshire, England, the mutilated bodies of three dogs were discovered stuffed into garbage bags or just lying along a rural roadside. The disturbing discovery was made on Read More

Frozen dog left lying under rug on lawn of Amarillo Humane organization

A dead, frozen dog was left lying under a rug on the front lawn of the Amarillo-Panhandle Humane Society on Wednesday morning. The dog’s body had been covered in blood in what was described by … Read More

Police searching for person who cut puppy’s tongue out

Authorities in York, South Carolina are asking for the public’s help finding the person(s) who severely abused a young puppy and cut his tongue out earlier in November.

According to WbtvNews, an 18-month-old puppy was … Read More

Investigation by Animal Services of video showing dog on treadmill chasing a pig

Miami-Dade Animal Services continue to investigate a video taken by a neighbor who is worried a dog could be in danger. According to News7, the exclusive video was turned over to Animal Services, and a … Read More

Outrage at ‘tradition’: Dogs pitted to fight wild boars to the death in Indonesia

In  a remote area of Java in Indonesia, crowds still gather around a makeshift arena lined with a bamboo wall to watch dogs fight wild boar to the death. Participants in  the village claim the … Read More

Infected, battered and in need of help – dog appears to have been a bait dog

A battered dog, believed to have been used as a so-called “bait dog” for illegal dog fighting, is urgently in need of help at an animal shelter in California. The dog, not even two … Read More

Dog breeders organize wolfhound dog attacks for title of Champion of Breed

Owners and breeders of Asian shepherds brought their dogs to a stadium in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan on Sunday in an organized dog fight competition aimed at finding the dogs best suited to improve the breed. According … Read More

Scrappy: Bait dog ripped apart and dumped to die

In Savannah, Georgia, the tragic story of a tortured dog continues to touch the hearts of animal advocates everywhere. Scrappy, as he has been dubbed, was covered in both old and new bite wounds. When … Read More

Horrifically wounded dog left tied to air-conditioner

A grievously wounded dog, who may have been the victim of dog-fighting, was left tied to an air-conditioner outside of an animal shelter in Jackson, Mississippi. On Tuesday, the no-kill agency, Animal Rescue Fund of … Read More