Senate Bill 5501 would create a $125 fine for leaving an unattended animal confined where temperature, lack of water or dearth of fresh air could hurt or kill it
The Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating an incident after dozens of headless and mutilated reptiles were found dumped in the woods.
In an opinion released earlier this month, the high court said the matter should have never been considered because the state lacks the authority to appeal a judge’s sentencing in a misdemeanor case.
The sheriff’s office says the owner, 41-year-old Monica Foster of Dallas, was cited for investigation of animal neglect
The Marion County sheriff’s office says a 20-year-old man put his grandmother’s dog in a hot oven because it nipped him.
For now, Obie the overweight dachshund will remain with the caretaker who has helped the formerly 70-pound pooch to shed 15 pounds so far.
Troutdale police say they’ve arrested four people on charges of dragging a dog leashed to their vehicle 600 feet through a truck stop, tearing off most of the animal’s foot pads and nails.