House Unanimously Passes Bill Making Animal Cruelty A Federal FelonyThe PACT Act -- which stands for Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture -- was approved by the House on Tuesday.
Advocates Want Animal Cruelty Laws Changed After Pit Bull Is StrangledAnimal advocates converged on court Thursday morning wearing "Justice for Rex" t-shirts and chanting. They're trying to change animal cruelty laws after a dog named Rex was killed by another dog owner. 
Beloved Neighborhood Peacock Shot And Killed By Unknown Attacker In New JerseyPolice in East Greenwich Township say the peacock, known to locals as Popeye, was shot earlier this week.
Man Allegedly Left 12 Puppies In Deplorable Conditions At NJ Pet StoreSayreville police were sent to the Pet Supplies Plus on Main Street on July 24 for a complaint about puppies barking.
Long Island Couple Says Neighbor Murdered Their Dog In Unprovoked Attack, Was Only Charged With MisdemeanorThey say they tried desperately to stop their neighbor from choking the life out of their beloved Rex.
30 Pets Found Living In Deplorable Conditions, LI Couple ChargedThe SPCA says the house was covered with feces and urine and "the odor was overwhelming."
Police: Kitten Run Over After Being Thrown From Vehicle In Toms RiverWitnesses said someone threw two kittens from a vehicle into the road.
Nearly 200 Dogs Rescued From Disturbing Hoarding Situation In New JerseyThe SPCA said most of them were terriers and many of the dogs are pregnant and haven't had any medical care.
Couple Arrested In Mineola For Extreme Animal Cruelty After 2 Puppies Die, 3rd HurtThe Nassau County district attorney is calling a case of animal cruelty "unthinkable and horrific" as a young married couple are accused in the deaths of two puppies and near death of a third.
Dog Recovering After Being Forced To Do Keg Stand At Frat Party, Owner May Face ChargesTen-month old Buddy, a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, is happy and playful again. He’s also getting lots of attention after a video posted of him over the weekend sparked widespread outrage.
Cat Recovering After Being Shot With Arrow In New JerseyAuthorities believe the cat was shot with a handheld crossbow.