Animal Shelter Employees Sue Town, Alleging 'Cronyism' And RetributionCurrent and former employees of the Hempstead Animal Shelter have filed a lawsuit against the town supervisor and shelter director Michael Pastore, alleging it's a "haven for cronyism" where animals -- referred to as inventory -- suffer.
Animal Control Officers Make 'Grisly' Discovery At L.I. HomeFive dead animals and 17 severely neglected dogs were found in what officials called a “grisly” scene at a home in Rockville Centre.
Changes Ordered At Town Of Hempstead Animal ShelterHempstead Supervisor Kate Murray unveiled an 11 point plan Monday focused on enhancing the level of pet care.
L.I. Volunteers Accuse Shelter Of Animal AbuseVolunteers 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.

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