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.
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.
UPDATE: Reward Increased After Dogs Found Dead On Long IslandThe Nassau County SPCA has announced that they are offering $6,000 for tips that lead to an arrest after seven dead dogs were found in Hempstead on Sept. 12.
Abused Pit Bulls Retrained As Service Dogs In Rockland CountyFrom abused to helping veterans, pit bulls in Rockland County are making the ultimate transformation thanks to one shelter in Pomona.
CBS2 Exclusive: Man Feared For His Life As Pit Bulls Mauled Him On Bronx StreetA man was just walking to work when he came face-to-face with two dangerous dogs that left him mauled and terrified.
Shelter Pooch Turned Poster Dog: Say Hello To DanMeet the former Animal Care Centers of NY shelter dog turned NYC Celebrity in this happy 'tail' from 1010 WINS' Susan Richard!
Animal Care Centers of NYC To Host Third Pit Bowl In Manhattan
Animal Care & Control of NYC Hosts Second Pit BowlAnimal Care & Control of New York City is hosting its second Pit Bowl party and fundraiser to debunk myths about pit bull type dogs and encourage adopting their adoption from the city shelters.
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.
Animal Care & Control of NYC Hosts `Pit Bowl' Party To Promote Pit Bull Adoption
Story Of Scarred 3-Year-Old Girl Asked To Leave KFC Reportedly A HoaxIs it a finger-lickin' fraud?
Long Island Man Charged With Animal CrueltyAccording to Chief Roy Gross of the Suffolk County SPCA, Harry Tommy Patrick, of Central Islip, was arrested and charged with eight counts of animal cruelty.
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.
Long Island Man Arrested On Dogfighting ChargesHector Hernandez, 26 was arrested Thursday after investigators found eight pit bulls in cages at his West Hempstead home, Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced Friday.
Police: L.I. Woman Cited After Pit Bulls Found Emaciated, Chained To TreeOn Dec. 8, Officer James Johnson responded to a 911 call about two neglected pit bulls at a home on Lincoln Avenue in Deer Park, Suffolk County police said.