animal cruelty

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Local Man Kills Family Dog

(Las Vegas, KXNT)-  A 22-year old Las Vegas man has been arrested for killing his family’s dog, but details of a police report have called into question the suspect’s competency. A Metro police report says […]


Paul Cozart. Photo Clark County

Owner Accused Of Beating Dog For Months

The pit bull survived. The owner faces prison time and a fine.


File photo of a cop car with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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.


File photo of rescued dogs. (Photo by Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

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.