Investigators said among the unsanitary conditions, they found nearly 20 injured and malnourished pit bulls, several coops filled with dead and decomposing pigeons, two containers of dead mice and a dead puppy in a trash can.
Some called it animal cruelty.
The district attorney’s office says 30-year-old Danny Fis pleaded no contest to one count each of animal cruelty and unlawful driving or taking of a vehicle and was sentenced Tuesday to 16 months in prison.
A longtime battle between circus organizers and animal rights activists has returned to Los Angeles.
A two-year-old gray cat was recovering Thursday after it was found struggling to breathe in an abandoned box at an animal care center in Baldwin Park.
Officials said an illegal cockfighting operation was busted in South Los Angeles Wednesday.
City Council members want to raise the stakes in the search for whoever may be behind the gruesome beheading of two large dogs.
A group of San Fernando Valley residents called for police on Tuesday to find whoever is responsible for deliberately trying to poison their dogs.
Two Chinese nationals who entered the U.S. on tourist visas are behind bars today on charges including animal cruelty, possession of methamphetamine and child endangerment.