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Fri, Dec 7 | By Matt Van Hoven | 966

ENGLAND – A North Yorkshire teen admitted to torturing a hamster to death this summer, by putting it in the freezer and through a washer and dryer. The 15-year-old, whose name is being held for legal reasons, was one of six teens at th… more ›

Boy Admits To Torturing, Killing Hamster

Tue, Dec 4 | By Rebecca Andrews | 766

TETON, ID – A Teton County family is thrilled to find that their dog is alive and recovering after being shot three times by a police officer. Owner Leo Barboza says that the officer showed up at his front door asking to see his dog, … more ›

Dog Shot In Front Of Kids

Mon, Dec 3 | By Matt Van Hoven | 836

ALABAMA – A Vinemont, Alabama family is mourning the loss of their dog this week after they found it, skinned alive. Owner Neal Rodgers says when he went outside to feed his two Beagles last Sunday morning, three… more ›

Dog Skinned Alive

Wed, Nov 14 | By Matt Van Hoven | 771

ATLANTA – A dog that was nearly killed after being dragged down a highway while tied to a truck is ready to be adopted. His survival can be described only as amazing - and what's more, the dog now has a long list of people ready to lov… more ›

Dog Survives Truck, Ready for Adoption

Fri, Oct 12 | By Matt Van Hoven | 288

Los Angeles - A California woman and her sister are heroes after rescuing a dog from drowning. Ashley Chase heard a commotion coming from her neighbor's apartment and decided to investigate. There she found Toby, a 10 month-old Shih T… more ›

Hero Rescues Dog From Drowning

Thu, Oct 4 | By Matt Van Hoven | 252

The AP reported this week that a Lawrenceville Georgia man has been charged with aggravated cruelty to animals. This for allegedly feeding neighbors' cats to his pit bulls. Tye Hilmo, 21, is said to have captured cats and kittens fro… more ›

Man Feeds Neighbors' Cats to Dog

Fri, Sep 28 | By Matt Van Hoven | 174

Ohio - A man convicted of animal cruelty has regained custody of his two year old dog, Shadow. The dog was found with a chain embedded so deeply in its neck that it had to be surgically removed. The dog was rehabilitated… more ›

Abuser gets Dog Back

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