A man whose German shepherd chewed off most of its own leg after being tied up outside for a week will have an abuse charge dropped if he completes a mandated course on animal care.
Calls for action rang out at a Hesperia City Council meeting Monday after cellphone video surfaced of an animal shelter employee dragging a lost dog down a hall.
Some called it animal cruelty.
A woman pleaded not guilty Thursday to abusing her pit bull in her home near Lancaster, the Los Angeles district attorney’s office announced.
The two-year old Weimaraner, which animal control officers renamed “Charlie,” has been removed from the home and has now been adopted.
The Saugus Union School Board voted 4-1 Tuesday to remove trustee Stephen Winkler after discovering he doesn’t live in the district.
Prosecutors have filed animal cruelty charges against the owner and seven employees at a livestock auction house after undercover video shot by an animal rights group showed workers kicking, hitting and tossing the animals as they were readied for sale.
Members of an animal rights group are alerting Canyon Lake residents about the imminent release of a man twice-convicted of mutilating and killing cats.
A dog that was believed to have been dragged by a car was stable Monday and is being prepped for surgery, a veterinarian technician said.
Writer Dave Barry is right when he asks: “Seriously, what did we do before the internet?”
Former Beverly Hills mayor Charlotte Spadaro has been sentenced to three years of probation, counseling and community service for misdemeanor animal cruelty.
A Lake Los Angeles couple was arrested today for possession of cocaine and for allegedly training pit bulls to fight.