Long Island Man Sentenced To 60 Days In Jail For Animal CrueltyLee Hughes pleaded guilty in February to failure to provide veterinary care to a dog suffering from a neck wound that became so infected that it compromised the animal's ability to breath, the Nassau County District Attorney's office said.
Mother Dog Of Abused Puppy On Long Island In Need Of New HomeMissy is the mother of Miss Harper, a puppy that was found last September with her ears and leg cut off.
Reports Of Animal Cruelty On The Rise In Nassau CountyNassau County and the county's Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is offering a $5,000 reward for information about incidents of dog fighting and abuse.
Vet Tech Among 3 Arrested, Charged With Cutting Off Ears, Leg Of Pit Bull Puppy On L.I.Miss Harper, now 7 months old, had her ears cut off and a hind leg amputated. She had a number of infections when she was brought in in September.