The Humane Society of Missouri is taking 126 dogs and cats from the Lebanon Humane Society in southern Missouri, at the request of that facility’s newly elected board of directors.
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.
A Cape Girardeau shelter is offering a $500 reward after the apparent theft of a pit bull and another dog from a shelter in southeast Missouri.
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.