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Ziggy, dog found in abandoned Lindenhurst home. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Dog Found Inside Abandoned LI House Looked Like ‘Old Mop,’ Could Barely Walk

A dog is recovering after it was brought to a Long Island animal shelter in “horrible condition” last week, the the Suffolk County SPCA said.

07/25/2014

Josephine Rivera is charged with throwing a dog from a car in Mastic, Long Island. (Credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Woman Charged With Throwing Dog From Car On Long Island

A 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.

07/14/2014

A small dog the Suffolk County SPCA says was thrown from a car in Mastic on June 23, 2014/A car sought in connection with the incident. (Photos credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Dog Thrown From Car In Front Of Mastic Gas Station

Suffolk County SPCA Chief Roy Gross said a witness saw a woman throw a small dog from her car in front of an Exxon gas station on Montauk Highway.

07/03/2014

A dead dog was found washed ashore in a lobster crate on Long Island. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Dead Dog Found Washed Ashore In Lobster Crate On Long Island

The pit bull mix was found on a beach along Old Winkle Point Drive in Eatons Neck Tuesday evening.

06/26/2014

Python In Couch

3-Foot Python Found Under Couch Cushion In Long Island Apartment

One 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.

06/16/2014

Commack Abandoned Dog

Police Search For Person Who Abandoned Dog Outside L.I. Walmart

The 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.

06/04/2014

Harry Tommy Patrick (Credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Long Island Man Charged With Animal Cruelty

According to Chief Roy Gross of the Suffolk County SPCA, Harry Tommy Patrick, of Central Islip, was arrested and charged with eight counts of animal cruelty.

05/07/2014

Pit bull thrown from pickup truck on Long Island (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Suffolk County SPCA: Dog Thrown From Pickup Truck Near Mastic Beach Post Office

The SPCA is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the case.

02/20/2014

Miracle with her new owner on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. (credit: Islip Animal Shelter/Facebook)

Dog Found In West Islip Gas Station Dumpster Has New Home

The cockapoo, named Miracle, celebrated her birthday Thursday with a new haircut and mani-pedi.

02/14/2014

Michael Papini is accused of dumping two dogs on Long Island. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Reward Offered As Authorities Search For 2nd Dog Dumped By Suffolk Shelter Worker

The 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.

12/31/2013

A Maltese-mix authorities say was found in a dumpster in West Islip. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

Kennel Attendant Charged In Connection With Puppy Found In L.I. Dumpster

A kennel attendant at a New York town’s animal shelter has been charged with aggravated animal cruelty after a 1-year-old puppy was found matted and dirty in a commercial dumpster.

12/27/2013

The Suffolk County SPCA released footage of a suspect leaving a dog for dead in a Long Island dumpster (Credit CBS 2)

Video Shows Suspect Leaving Dog For Dead In Long Island Dumpster

New video was released on Thursday night of a man who allegedly left a dog for dead in a Long Island dumpster.

12/26/2013

A Maltese-mix authorities say was found in a dumpster in West Islip. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Dog Found In West Islip Gas Station Dumpster

The female dog had been found in the trash by a local person and was wearing a pink leash and a pink collar, the SPCA said.

12/24/2013

Nina and Papa (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: L.I. Woman Cited After Pit Bulls Found Emaciated, Chained To Tree

On Dec. 8, Officer James Johnson responded to a 911 call about two neglected pit bulls at a home on Lincoln Avenue in Deer Park, Suffolk County police said.

12/11/2013

Deer (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Deer Get Stuck In House Foundation On Long Island

Two deer got stuck in the foundation for a house under construction on Long Island Wednesday.

12/04/2013

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