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Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Cocker Spaniel puppies, generic image (Credit: AP)

Animal Control Officers Make ‘Grisly’ Discovery At L.I. Home

Five dead animals and 17 severely neglected dogs were found in what officials called a “grisly” scene at a home in Rockville Centre.

01/13/2011

Hempstead Animal Shelter (Photo/Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Changes Ordered At Town Of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Hempstead Supervisor Kate Murray unveiled an 11 point plan Monday focused on enhancing the level of pet care.

11/15/2010

Hempstead Animal Shelter (Photo/Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

L.I. Volunteers Accuse Shelter Of Animal Abuse

Volunteers at the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter claim some animals were beaten and others were left to die in their cages — including a dog that was allegedly bleached to death by an angry kennel worker.

11/10/2010