Woman Arrested For Leaving Flying Squirrel In A Hot CarThe owner of a "flying squirrel" in South Carolina was arrested after she allegedly left the rare pet alone in a hot car.
Man Arrested For Practicing Karate On Swans, Kicking Them In HeadA man has been banned from two Florida parks and charged with cruelty to animals after kicking several swans in the head for "karate practice."
Pet Owner: Dog Died After Being Left In Petco Drying CageA Virginia woman says her dog died while being groomed at a Petco store, and the company says it's investigating the incident
Gov. Inslee Signs Measure Expanding Animal Cruelty LawsThe new law creates a $125 fine for leaving an unattended animal confined where temperature, lack of water or dearth of fresh air could hurt or kill it.
Police: Moose Fatally Stabbed In Alaska Park; 3 Men ArrestedThree men have been accused of stabbing a young moose to death at a park in Alaska's largest city, and police said witnesses reported seeing the men punching the animal and running away.
'Miracle Dog' Survives Being Hit By Car, Clubbed, AbandonedThe stray dog was hit by a car, clubbed in the head and left for dead in a ditch in Washington state. Days later, the 1-year-old bully breed mix showed up sickly and covered in dirt at a nearby farm.
Idaho City Pays $80,000 After Cop Kills DogCoeur d'Alene approved a settlement with the owner of a dog that was shot by a police officer while unattended in the owner's vehicle.
Police: Man Fed Up With Barking Kills Neighbor Dog Authorities say a Washington state man fed up with barking fatally shot his neighbors' dog in front of them
Romanian Princess To Plead Guilty To Hosting CockfightsProsecutors say Irina Walker, 3rd daughter of former Romanian King Michael I, staged at least 10 cockfighting derbies at their ranch in central Oregon.
Man Accused Of Attacking Dog, Wiping Dog Feces In Wife's FaceA Pierce County man is accused of attacking and trying to strangle his dog after it chewed on a trampoline.
Man Pleads Guilty In Death Of Monkey At Boise Zoo A man charged with beating a monkey to death with a tree branch at Boise's zoo last fall has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty.
Reward For Help In Catching Shore Birds KillerPETA is offering $5,000 for help in catching whoever drove into a flock of shore birds on the beach in southwest Washington and killed 92 of them.