animal cruelty

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Police Arrested Group Of Young Boys In Abuse Of Kitten

Chandler police say four boys are accused of abusing a kitten during the incident that occurred Oct. 14.


Jason Teixeira (photo: Las Vegas Metro Police Department)

Man Sentenced For Beheading Exotic Bird

The California law student who admitted to ripping off the head of an exotic bird.


Booking photo of Bradley Oliver.  (credit: Maricopa County Sheriff's Office)

Man Accused Of Animal Cruelty At Tempe Apartment

PHOENIX (AP) — A man has been accused of animal cruelty for abandoning 15 cats in a Tempe apartment for more than a month. Maricopa County Sheriff’s officials say the cats were severely dehydrated and […]


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Woman Booked For Cruelty After Dog Dies From Raid

Salt Lake City police say a woman who killed her dog with a can of Raid bug spray has been jailed on suspicion of animal cruelty.


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Nevada Man Accused Of Pet Hoarding

A man accused of hoarding about 60 live pets in his Sparks home is facing four counts of animal cruelty.


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Animal Cruelty Bill Advances In Legislature

An inadvertent hindrance in animal cruelty reporting created by a 2011 law is one step closer to being closed after Nevada senators passed a corrective measure through committee.


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Police Find 3 Dead Horses On Utah Ranch

Police have arrested a 59-year-old woman and her adult son on 101 counts of animal cruelty after finding three dead horses and a dozen more near death on the family’s ranch in Spanish Fork.


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Slew Of Animal Protection Bills Pending

New Mexico lawmakers this session are considering more than two dozen animal protection bills that propose everything from raising money for starving horses to increasing penalties for neglecting pets and continuing oversight of government-run shelters.


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County Commissioners Deny Chimp Consent

Clark County commissioners have denied a permit for a man hoping to keep four chimpanzees at his southwest valley home.



Accused Kitten Killers Sentenced To House Arrest

A judge has placed two 11-year-olds on house arrest after police say they threw rocks that killed six newborn kittens in southwest Las Vegas.