The pair was charged with attempted assault and obstructing governmental administration.
A witness saw a woman throw the puppy, a 3-month-old black lab, into a clothing bin at a shopping center at the intersection of Middle Country Road and South Coleman Road, Suffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross said.
Suffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross said the 14-week-old border collie mix was found wrapped in a plastic bag that was dumped along a trail at Laurel Lake Preserve in Mattituck on Friday.
The SPCA is investigating after authorities retrieved the body of a dog chained to a cement block from a canal on Long Island.
An investigation is underway in Westchester County after a woman said she found the carcasses of four headless geese in a New Rochelle park.
A longtime Monmouth County, N.J. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals volunteer pleaded guilty Monday to animal cruelty charges.
The Suffolk County SPCA received a call Thursday from a woman who said she saw a blue SUV stop along Sun Valley Dr., open the passenger door and push a small white dog with a bushy tail out of the door.
The dog was sitting by the curbside and appeared to be very nervous.
Authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person who abandoned a baby alligator in a pond on Long Island.
The Suffolk County SPCA says more than two dozen animals were turned in Sunday at an amnesty event. They include both reptiles and mammals that cannot legally be kept as pets.
Nassau County and the county’s Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is offering a $5,000 reward for information about incidents of dog fighting and abuse.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a new law authorizing municipalities across the state to set tighter regulations on pet dealers.
The reptile amnesty event at a Petco in Selden was organized by the Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in coordination with New York state and federal wildlife authorities.
A New York woman is accused of letting two puppies and a kitten starve to death when she left them alone for more than two months without food or water.
Vets said Queenie, a Cane Corso, was found severely emaciated and had gone weeks without food.