Suffolk County SPCA

Dangerous Alligator Snapping Turtle Found In SmithtownAuthorities caution that an abandoned alligator snapping turtle found on Long Island over the weekend is a dangerous reptile.
Suffolk County Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty In Connection With Emaciated HorsesHelen Malazzo of Hauppauge owns three horses, one of which was so emaciated veterinarians were not sure it would survive, the Suffolk County SPCA said.
Religious Sacrifice Eyed After Animal Parts Found At Long Island ParkSuffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross said an 18-inch cow tongue was found nailed to a tree in an East Islip park Thursday morning. It was wrapped in fabric.
Suffolk SPCA To Train Volunteer Animal Welfare InvestigatorsChief Roy Gross said the move follows a recent upsurge in animal cruelty cases, including apparent ritualistic killings in which chickens and goats were found beheaded.
Suffolk County SPCA: Possible Ritualistic Killing After 3 Dead Chickens Found In RiverheadThree chickens were found with their heads cut off and partially plucked inside plastic bags on the railroad tracks near Hubbard Avenue in Riverhead, Chief Roy Gross said.
SPCA: 3 Goats Beheaded, Dumped In Riverhead PreserveThe Suffolk County Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals is investigating a possible "ritualistic killing" after three goats were found beheaded and dumped on Long Island.
Abused Pit Bull Puppy Finds Loving Home With Disabled Marine On Long IslandA pit bull puppy that was rescued from an abusive owner has found a loving home.
Nearly 6-Foot-Long Alligator Turned Over To Suffolk County SPCAA nearly six-foot-long alligator was turned over the Suffolk County SPCA on Tuesday.
Suffolk SPCA Arrests Man In Connection With Drowned Dog In West IslipThe dog, described as a brown and tan-colored Rottweiler mix about 7 years old, was found floating in the canal behind a home on Secatogue Lane East on Sept. 18.
Suffolk County SPCA: 3 Kittens Found Decapitated In RonkonkomaSPCA Chief Roy Gross says the kittens were found on Wednesday by a woman who cares for feral cat colonies.
Foot-Long Alligator Spotted In Suffolk County PondA woman walking near the pond by the Central Islip Courthouse spotted one-foot-long alligator and called the authorities.
Pit Bull Found Strangled, Hogtied In Central IslipA $2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction.