The owner in Carter County planned to load them into a truck and dump them at the side of the highway.
The Humane Society of Missouri says its Animal Cruelty Task Force has rescued 10 critically ill basset hound puppies from a Missouri breeding facility.
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.
A detective says it’s been a growing trend—People can’t afford their homes, so they’re setting them on fire.
Businesses all around St. Louis are going to the dogs.
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.
Two pit bulls who previously escaped their owner’s unfenced yard and killed other pets has done it again.
Staff at the Humane Society of Missouri nicknamed the 5-month-old black Lab mix “Wilson” because the cord had caused his head to swell to the size of a soccer ball.
The Humane Society is offering a cash reward for persons who may have information regarding the dead puppy and its siblings that are still alive.
New numbers are out from State Farm Insurance on dog bites, and both Missouri and Illinois made the top 15 list.