‘It Makes Me Furious:’ Disturbing Trend Has People Hurting Animals To Score Pet PrescriptionsAn alarming trend is popping up nationwide -- addicts are using their pets as pawns to get their hands on prescription drugs.
Dog Found In Trash Compactor On Lower East Side, Authorities SayAuthorities say a New York City Housing Authority worker found the dog at around 8:35 a.m. on March 30.
NJ Dog Abused For 7 Years Rescued By Smithtown Animal GroupLong Island-based nonprofit Guardians of Rescue traveled to New Jersey after a dog named Tito was found chained up at a mechanics shop in New Jersey.
Emaciated, Flea-Infested Dog Abandoned At LI Animal ShelterThe Suffolk County SPCA is offering a $2,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of the suspect.
SPCA: 40 Dogs Removed From Filthy Home In East MeadowPolice removed about 40 dogs Thursday from a home in East Meadow, Long Island.
NJ Officials File Complaint Against Just Pups For Allegedly Selling Sick PuppiesThe state on Wednesday alleged the company and owner Vincent LoSacco misled customers about the health of puppies sold from its stores in East Brunswick, East Hanover, Emerson and Paramus.
Police: Man Slashed After Trying To Stop Suspect From Beating DogNew York City police say they are looking for a suspect who slashed a man in the head after the victim tried to confront him for punching and beating a dog with a belt.
New Jersey Could Become 2nd State With Public Animal Abuse RegistryWith so many cases of animal abuse, animal abuses registries are a hot topic. However, Tennessee is the only state in the country with a public registry.
Forensic Vets Battle Pet Abuse, Capture Evidence To Punish Those ResponsibleThe New York-based nonprofit has a team of three forensic vets dedicated to capturing evidence to punish animal abusers.
SCPA: Dog With Muzzle Taped Shut Found On Montauk HighwayAuthorities on Long Island are offering a $2,000 reward in a case involving a German shepherd found with its muzzle taped shut.
Police: 67 Puppies Found Cramped In Crates In Van Behind Paramus Pet ShopTwo police officers discovered nearly 70 puppies cramped in small crates in a van behind a pet shop in New Jersey.