Pit Bull Found Shot To Death In Long Island BackyardThe dog's owner, John Balk, said the 4-year-old pooch was shot to death and a pellet was found in his chest.
Woman Charged With Throwing Dog From Car On Long IslandA woman has been arrested and charged with throwing a dog from her car and leaving the animal at a gas station in Mastic, Long Island, officials announced Monday.
3-Foot Python Found Under Couch Cushion In Long Island ApartmentOne might expect to find coins and crumbs while cleaning out the inside of an old couch, but one Long Island couple ran into something far less mundane on Monday.
Police Search For Person Who Abandoned Dog Outside L.I. WalmartThe Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was offering a $2,000 reward Wednesday for information leading to an arrest in the abandonment of a pit bull behind a Wal-Mart.
Reward Offered As Authorities Search For 2nd Dog Dumped By Suffolk Shelter WorkerThe Suffolk County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals was searching around Babylon Monday for the cream-colored miniature poodle named Bailey. They believe Islip Town kennel attendant Michael Papini let Bailey loose Dec. 23 on Cooper Street.
Deer Get Stuck In House Foundation On Long IslandTwo deer got stuck in the foundation for a house under construction on Long Island Wednesday.
Reward Up To $5,200 In Riverhead Kitten KillingsThe reward has risen to $5,200 for an arrest and conviction in connection with the slaying of four kittens whose bodies were found at a brake shop on Long Island.
Long Island Homeowner Turns In 2-Foot AlligatorAnimal welfare crews rescued a 2-foot alligator from a home in Suffolk County this week.
Animal Welfare Advocates: Government Shutdown Has Curbed Puppy Mill InspectionsThe ongoing partial government shutdown has meant a halt in inspections for puppy mills and pet dealers, and animal welfare advocates warn this means animals could be put in danger.
Severed Animal Heads Found In Plastic Bag On Long IslandTwo severed animal heads were found in Suffolk County on Tuesday, a discovery that anti-cruelty authorities called “deeply disturbing.”
Report: 3 Alligators Dropped Off At Illegal Reptile Turn-In On Long IslandThree alligators were turned in this weekend at the first-ever amnesty program for owners of illegal reptiles in Suffolk County.
Dozens Of Cats Found Living In 'Deplorable' Conditions At Central Islip HomeOfficials said as many as 50 cats and at least one dog were found living in deplorable conditions at the home on Bayonne Avenue in Central Islip.