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Suffolk County SPCA

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

An alligator that was found at a home in Islip, NY. (credit: Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Alligator Found At Home In Islip

The alligator was spotted in a tank Friday when police were in the Islip home on an unrelated matter.

11/16/2013

Suffolk County SPCA Badge (credit: Facebook/Suffolk County SPCA)

SPCA: Body Of Dead Cat Found Sitting ‘Like A Child’ In L.I. Shopping Cart

The adult cat was found near the Coastal Gas Station on the William Floyd Parkway in Shirley.

11/08/2013

Kittens.

Reward Up To $5,200 In Riverhead Kitten Killings

The 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.

10/13/2013

Suffolk County Alligator

Long Island Homeowner Turns In 2-Foot Alligator

Animal welfare crews rescued a 2-foot alligator from a home in Suffolk County this week.

10/09/2013

160 puppies arrived in Armonk safely on March 27, 2012 after being rescued from Midwestern puppy mills (credit: CBS 2)

Animal Welfare Advocates: Government Shutdown Has Curbed Puppy Mill Inspections

The 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.

10/06/2013

Suffolk County SPCA Badge (credit: Facebook/Suffolk County SPCA)

4 Kittens Found With Throats Slashed On Long Island

Suffolk County officials are investigating a “heinous act of animal cruelty” on Long Island.

10/04/2013

Two Burmese pythons are removed from a home in Shirley, Long Island, on Sept. 19, 2013. (credit: ASPCA)

Authorities: More Than 800 Snakes Found In Long Island Home

More than 800 snakes were found Thursday in garages at the home of an animal control officer in Shirely, Long Island, authorities said.

09/19/2013

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