Police Uncover Huge Dog-Fighting Ring Operating Across Southern California"It's heartbreaking," said pit bull rescuer Robin Russell, "it makes me want to cry because it happens all over -- more than we ever know about."
Assistant Palmdale School Superintendent Fired Over Child Abuse, Dog Fighting AllegationsInvestigators 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.
School Leader Charged With Dog Fighting, CrueltyThe assistant superintendent of a Southern California school district is facing felony dog fighting charges after more than a dozen pit bulls being kept in crates filled with urine and feces were allegedly discovered in her home.
Law To Further Regulate Vicious Dogs In Orange County RejectedA revised ordinance that would have further regulated vicious dogs in Orange County was rejected Tuesday after criticism from several dog owners.
Animals Found Clinging To Life After Being Used As Bait In Dog Fighting CircuitThere is a brutal trend in the illegal dog fighting circuit that sacrifices smaller animals as bait to excite the dogs before they go in the ring. CBS2’s Mike Dinow reports on “bait animals” and how more of them are being dumped, clinging to life, in the desert, and are in need of a good home.
Couple Pleads No Contest To Dog FightingA man and woman pleaded no contest Wednesday to dog fighting and an array of other charges related to pit bulls found at a Lake Los Angeles home.
Dog Fighting App Has Animal Activists Howling MadMichael Vick and the Humane Society said on Monday that an application built to run on Google Inc.'s Android software glorifies dogfighting.