SPCA: Nassau Animal Crimes Unit Should Be Model For CountryThe Nassau County District Attorney’s office has a special unit dedicated to animal crimes, and some say it should be a model for the entire country.
SPCA: 40 Dogs Removed From Filthy Home In East MeadowPolice removed about 40 dogs Thursday from a home in East Meadow, Long Island.
5-Month-Old Puppy Thrown Out Of Moving Car In UniondaleA $5,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest.
'Barely Alive' Kitten Found Abandoned In Trash On LI, SPCA SaysThe Nassau County SPCA is looking for a suspect who threw a baby kitten in a garbage bin and placed two full trash bags on top of the animal.
Long Island Man Accused Of Neglecting Animals Used For Petting Zoos, Street FairsNassau County SPCA's Bob Sowers said the geese, ponies, dogs, rabbits, and goats were undernourished and living in filth on the Old Westbury property.
Several Chickens Found Mutilated In Massapequa PreserveThe Nassau County SPCA is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction after several chickens were found mutilated in Massapequa Preserve.
Nassau SPCA Vows Stronger Court Presence In Animal Abuse CasesFrom now on, the investigators say they will be in court for each and every case involving animals.
Abused Pit Bull Puppy, Miss Harper, Gets New Home On Long IslandMiss Harper was found last September with her back leg and both her ears cut off.
Mother Dog Of Abused Puppy On Long Island In Need Of New HomeMissy is the mother of Miss Harper, a puppy that was found last September with her ears and leg cut off.
Nassau County Legislature Approves Proposal For Animal Abuse RegistryThe Nassau County Legislature on Monday passed a bill that would establish an online registry of people convicted of animal abuse.
Protected Heron Recovering After Being Shot, Wounded In Nassau CountyThe bird was shot in the wing with a pellet gun and suffered fractures in two places, officials said. The heron has undergone surgery.
Nassau County Looks To Set Up Animal Abuse RegistryGary Rogers with the Nassau SPCA said in the case of Miss Harper - the pit bull mix that had her leg and ears cut off - those charged were convicted of abusing another dog before that incident.