Dog, starved to the brink of death, found in Branford

An emaciated dog, starved to the brink of death, was found this week in Branford, Connecticut. The heartbreaking situation was revealed to followers of the Dan Cosgrove Animal Shelter Facebook page on March 6:

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Owner charged – waited too long to euthanize suffering old dog

A dog owner in Rhode Island is facing a charge of “unnecessary cruelty” for failing to take an elderly, suffering dog to a veterinarian to be euthanized in timely manner. According to WITN News, … Read More

Dog with painted nails found stabbed to death in the woods

A city worker made a disturbing discovery in a wooded area of Belleville, Illinois. On Thursday, the Belleville Police Department reached out to the public for help in identifying the victimized dog, with painted nails, … Read More

Death row dog – former owner tied him to a pole and walked away

A handsome, tail-wagging, love-seeking dog has found himself in a life-or-death situation through no fault of his own. The dog, dubbed “Oscar,” was found tied to a pole in the Bronx (New York) and now … Read More

Images of dog with dead chicken taped to neck posted online

Images of a dog, with a dead chicken duct taped to his neck, were posted online on Tuesday, reported the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The woman who allegedly put the dead bird on the dog’s neck explained … Read More

Man dragged by car while trying to save puppy from dog-napper

A man was injured when he was dragged by a moving car which was being driven by an alleged dog-napper. According VVNG News, video was captured of the frightening situation which  happened on Thursday … Read More

Man who killed tiny dog with gun is fined at sentencing

A 67-year-old man in Springfield, Massachusetts, has been slapped with a $2,500 fine for killing a small, four-pound dog who had wandered into his yard. According to Saturday’s MassLive, the shooter, identified as Freddie … Read More

Body of abandoned dog found tied to a tree

In an area of Miami-Dade County, known for being a dumping ground for unwanted dogs, the body of an abandoned dog was found tethered to a tree. According to Thursday’s NBC Miami, by the … Read More

Couple charged in case of dog who starved to death

A couple in Iowa has been charged in an animal cruelty case involving a young dog who was starved to death. According to Tuesday’s QC Times, 27-year-old Troy Worby,  and his wife, Reille, co-owned … Read More

Homeless dog – waiting in boarding for over 650 days

A lovely dog named “Jessica,” has been waiting a tremendous amount of time for a home of her own. For well over 650 days, Jessica has been in a boarding facility in New Jersey…waiting, day … Read More