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 Belleville man is charged with cruelty to animals for leaving his dog chained outside in the sub-zero temperatures.
The City of St. Louis Animal Care and Control department says failure to provide proper shelter and care for pets in extreme temperatures could be prosecuted as cruelty to animals.
Kyle Busby, 21, alleges the puppies were in deplorable health so he slit their throats and left them in a creek.
An adult male pit bull named Zeus was found Aug. 27 in a neighbor’s yard with extensive burns after his owner reported the dog missing near the intersection of Amelia Avenue and Bircher Boulevard.
Humane Society worker suspects animal cruelty, not traffic accidents.
Thirty-year-old Curtis Cleary pleaded guilty to aggravated animal cruelty.
Allen Thompson will serve 30 months probation for killing central Illinois girfriend’s pet Chihuahua.
Witnesses saw Michael Thomas allegedly mistreating the yellow, 3-month-old female Labrador as he tried to walk it for several blocks.