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.
Businesses all around St. Louis are going to the dogs.
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 says the dead female boxer-mix puppy was found Tuesday behind a vacant house in the St. Louis County town of Overland.
These kittens were all in a plastic dog crate from multiple litters. Some are sick. Some are just 4 days old.
The dogs, of various mixed breeds including terriers, Akitas, Labrador Retrievers and Beagles, are thin and suffering from parasites.
The Humane Society is rescuing 41 Australian Shepherds from a southwestern Missouri breeder who is going out of business.
A local Humane Society shelter might have to close their doors because of astronomical heating bills and a harsh winter.
The horses, rescued from a property near Lebanon, are in bad shape.