It’s a horrific form of animal abuse – people allowing their dogs to starve to death, and Stray Rescue’s Jennie Foster says it’s a huge problem.
In January 2013, the Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force responded to a request from the St. Louis City Fire Department involving two adult pit bull dogs that were discovered near the scene of a house fire in north St. Louis City.
Jerald Hill of Boone County was arrested Tuesday and charged with attempted unlawful sex with an animal and attempted animal abuse.
Andres Wiltz, 23, pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of animal abuse on Monday.
The Humane Society of Missouri says its Animal Cruelty Task Force has rescued 10 critically ill basset hound puppies from a Missouri breeding facility.
Adrienne Martin is accused of setting ‘Brownie’ on fire and then bragging about it on Facebook.
A man who was spurned by a woman broke into her apartment and threw her small dog to its death from a third-story window.
Adrienne Martin’s attorney says her ride was late, so instead of getting there at 9 a.m., she arrived around 11:15 a.m.
Court records show an arrest warrant has been issued for Adrienne Martin.
A woman passing by saw the man toss the puppy in a ditch and light it on fire. The woman put the fire out with her hand and then called for help.