A woman pleaded not guilty Thursday to abusing her pit bull in her home near Lancaster, the Los Angeles district attorney’s office announced.
Desiree Martinez was arrested Monday after deputies responded to the 23200 block of West Avenue D to a call for service regarding a person possibly abusing an animal.
The two-year old Weimaraner, which animal control officers renamed “Charlie,” has been removed from the home and has now been adopted.
Authorities on Friday announced the arrest of a suspect in a case of animal cruelty that dated back to last July 4.
An Orange County teacher was arrested Wednesday for animal cruelty after hundreds of snakes and rodents were found in his home.
The suspect brought the remains of the cats to a Long Beach animal shelter saying the pets were “defective.”
A 45-year-old man was arrested last week for animal cruelty after his dog was found dead in Hawthorne.
Nearly 100 cats and dogs were rescued Monday at two Lake Los Angeles area homes.
Authorities say they’ve arrested three men on suspicion of animal cruelty after breaking up an alleged cockfighting operation in the city of Rialto.
The mother of a young man accused of sexually assaulting a San Pedro family’s Akita says she has apologized to the dog’s owners and that her son needs help.
A woman who allegedly lit her cat’s tail on fire — and then posted a pic of it on Facebook — has been arrested.
A ban on the sale of fur apparel within the city of West Hollywood went into effect on Saturday.
An arrest has been made in the case of a man accused of stealing a van and leaving a family pet in the vehicle to die.
A Riverside woman is under investigation Thursday after posting a picture of a dog with a plastic bag tightly wrapped around its head on Facebook.
A Castaic man has been arrested for allegedly killing his dog and cat with a homemade spear.