NYC Activists To Protest China's Annual Dog Meat FestivalThe Yulin Dog Meat Festival is celebrated annually through the summer solstice. It is estimated that 10,000 to 15,000 dogs are consumed throughout the widely-criticized days-long festival.
State Authorities Seize Long Island Woman's Pet Monkey Of 22 YearsAn elderly Long Island woman is devastated after she was forced to surrender her pet monkey of 22 years.
6-Foot-Long Alligator Seized From Long Island HomeAuthorities have seized a six-foot-long alligator from a Suffolk County home.
SPCA: Body Of Puppy Found Hanging From Tree In BellportA $6,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction after a dead pit bull mix puppy was found hanging from a tree in Bellport.
Official: More Than A Dozen Dogs Killed In Fire At Former Long Island DinerThe fire broke out at a former diner on Middle Country Road in Coram early Wednesday morning.
SPCA: Mother Cat, 4 Dead Kittens Found Abandoned In PatchougeOfficials say a local resident discovered the cat and her dead kittens in a trailer carrier that was left alongside a deserted, wooded path.
SPCA Breaks Up Alleged Cockfighting Ring In Central Islip; 2 ArrestedThe SPCA seized the 17 birds along with a pit bull.
Police: 2 Feral Cats Killed, Left On Lawn In PatchoguePolice in Suffolk County are offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest in the killings of two feral cats in Patchogue.
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.

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