Cockfighting animal cruelty case brings 20 roosters to PACC

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — The Pima County Sheriff’s Department made several arrests Saturday night following reports of cockfighting near Country Club Rd. and Old Vail. When authorities arrived on scene, they found a large group gathered around what appeared to be cockfighting. Authorities recovered around 150 animals including 80 birds, 20 roosters, two dogs, and […]

Animal Care Services seeks help after seizing 55 pets in cruelty case

Corpus Christi through the eyes of Caller-Times See why the Corpus Christi Caller-Times reports about its community. John Oliva, Corpus Christi Caller Times Corpus Christi Animal Care Services is asking for community support after the investigation of an animal cruelty case led to the impoundment of more than 50 cats and dogs on Thursday. The […]

Woofin Palooza’s cofounder sentenced in animal neglect case

PORTLAND, Ore. (Portland Tribune) — A cofounder of multiple Oregon animal rescues pleaded guilty to multiple counts of animal neglect and forgery earlier this year, but other criminal cases against Woofin Palooza’s founders continue. Tori Head was sentenced to five years of probation, during which time they can’t own or care for pets. Head, 26, […]

New evidence in Augusta University’s animal research case

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – New evidence in a case involving animal research at Augusta University could prove AU lied to the federal government, risking millions of research dollars. Our I-Team first uncovered allegations of fraud, forgery, and a cover-up at Augusta University after a research monkey died nine years ago.  You could call it a smoking […]

K’taka Cong leader files bail plea in wild animal seizure case

K’taka Cong leader files bail plea in wild animal seizure case Senior Congress leader and former Karnataka minister S.S. Mallikarjun has submitted a bail plea in a court in connection with the seizure of 29 wild animals such as spotted deer, black buck, foxes and mongoose from his farmhouse here.  Davanagere: […]

Bucks County SPCA dealing with largest animal hoarding case this year

When the Bucks County SPCA showed up at a Perkasie apartment last week they rescued 14 cats abandoned after the tenant was evicted. The humane officers had no idea how to find the woman. Turns out, she found them. The next day she showed up at the animal welfare agency’s Quakertown shelter. She wasn’t alone. […]

Minnesota animal health experts urge caution as dog influenza case rise across the country | The Mighty 790 KFGO

MINNEAPOLIS – A highly contagious strain of dog influenza spreading across Texas and other parts of the United States is a reminder for pet owners in Minnesota to keep an eye on their four-legged friends this winter. The symptoms of dog influenza are similar to symptoms humans develop when sick with the flu, including a […]

Animal rights activists to stand trial in 2018-19 Petaluma burglary, conspiracy case

Two animal rights activists will stand trial in a conspiracy and burglary case related to three protests that drew hundreds to Petaluma-area poultry and duck farms in 2018 and 2019. Sonoma County Superior Court Judge Mark Urioste’s ruling Monday was the culmination of a five-hour preliminary hearing for defendants Rachel Ziegler and Jonathan Frohnmayer. They […]

Clay County woman takes plea deal in case where 200+ animals were removed from property

CLAY COUNTY, Fla. – A Clay County woman has accepted a plea deal in connection to a case where hundreds of animals were found in October 2021 living on a property in what the sheriff called deplorable conditions. According to a prior civil petition, 266 animals were removed from the property, including 104 dogs, 28 […]

Woman gets prison time in animal cruelty case

Nov. 18—HENDERSON — A Vance County woman is heading to state prison for six to 17 months after pleading guilty to two counts of animal cruelty, prosecutors and animal-welfare advocates say. Areecia Haywood, 35, was charged in connection with a 2018 incident that led to Vance County Animal Services taking custody of two dogs and […]

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