Prosecutors: 10 Arrested After Dog Fighting Ring Busted In Elizabeth, NJFollowing evaluation by veterinarians, the SPCA is expected to place the dogs in rehabilitative care elsewhere in the state.
Long Island Man Gets 3 Years In Prison For Dog Fighting After Fire That Killed 13 Pit BullsAnthony Reddick was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty in August to nearly two dozen counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges.
Freeport Man Pleads Guilty To All Charges In Fire That Killed 13 Pit BullsA Long Island man has pleaded guilty to nearly two dozen counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges in connection with a fire that killed 13 pit bulls earlier this year.
2 Arrested, 20 Emaciated Pit Bulls Found In Queens Dog Fighting BustA man and woman were arrested and charged in Queens this week, after 20 malnourished and scarred pit bulls were found in a dog fighting investigation.
Police: Dog-Fighting Ring Uncovered At Paterson Home; 21 Dogs RescuedPolice say they discovered a dog-fighting ring at a Paterson, N.J. while they carried out a drug raid at the residence.
Keidel: Don't Ever Forget What Vick Did, But Know He's Done Everything Right SinceIt's hard to fathom the frothing resistance over Michael Vick. To hear the more jaded Jets fans talk about it, you'd think they just signed George Blanda or Charles Manson. He's either washed up or worn out his welcome.
Animal Advocates Not Happy About Jets' Choice To Sign Michael VickSome Jets fans who are also dog lovers and animal advocates were not happy to hear the news that quarterback Michael Vick has been signed to the team.
Nassau DA: Burned Home Had Dog Treadmills, Syringes, SupplementsAnthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal-fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage in Freeport that went up in flames.
13 Pit Bulls Found Dead Following L.I. Fire; Man Faces Dog Fighting ChargesAnthony Reddick is facing 18 counts of felony and misdemeanor animal fighting charges after 13 dead pit bulls were found in a one-car garage that went up in flames.
Brooklyn DA: Man Indicted For Training Dogs For Dog FightingLeslie Alexander, 39, faces dozens of charges for torturing and injuring animals as well as criminal possession of a weapon, DA Charles Hynes said Tuesday.
Reuban Phillips Of Hempstead Accused Of Dog Fighting, Animal CrueltyHe was accused of abusing two pit bulls at his home, one of which was allegedly found dead in the backyard. The other was found severely malnourished and covered with injuries.
2 Indicted In Nassau County For Allegedly Running Dog Fighting OperationNassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice said a grand jury indicted 25-year-old Marlon Bernier and 22-year-old Ricardo Louis.
Cuomo Signs Law Making Attending Animal Fights A MisdemeanorThe American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says the law should help authorities crack down on dog fights and cockfights where spectators drive the market.
Investigation Continues After Pit Bull Rescue In N.Y.The pit bulls were found last weekend by firefighters responding to a small fire that was set in the building.
Keidel: The Trick With VickMitch Albom had the guts to say it. During last Sunday’s episode of “The Sports Reporters” – the lone show worth watching on ESPN – Albom made an astonishing assertion, diving headfirst against the tide of political correctness.