Police: Officer Shoots at Dog, Strikes Woman InsteadAuthorities say when the social workers and at least one officer entered the home, a pit bull jumped a barricade meant to keep it confined to the kitchen and ran toward them.
Lawsuit: St. Louis County Police Wrongly Killed DogAn officer unjustifiably killed a 4-year-old pit bull in April of last year while storming a house to search for possible housing code violations.
Woman Allegedly Placed Puppy in Hot Oven, Killing ItUrbana police investigator Dave Smysor said Redmon and the former boyfriend had a fight on Wednesday, and the man got a call from her Thursday morning at work telling him to "go get yo' puppy out the oven.''
St. Charles Toddler Dies From Dog AttackA 22-month-old St. Charles girl attacked by her grandmother's dog has died from her injuries.
Toddler Critically Injured in Attack By Family DogA neighbor ran over to the house and stabbed the family's dog several times with a steak knife.
Attitudes And Laws Against Pit Bulls Soften The pit bull's image as a dangerous breed has undergone a makeover thanks to advocacy groups.
Man Charged With Burning Dog to Appear in CourtZeus was found Aug. 27 in a neighbor’s yard with extensive burns over 75-percent of his body and face.
Dog Dragged On Interstate Up For AdoptionAfter months of treatment, including seven surgeries, and time in a foster care program, that dog, Trooper, is ready for a new home.
Reward Boosted in Case of St. Louis Dog Set AfireAn 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.
Police Find Dog Eating Owner's BodyPolice officials say Charles Hagerman's wife arrived home to find one of his pit bulls on top of her husband.
Wentzville Considers New Rules for All Dangerous DogsAlderman says current ordinance should be expanded beyond pit bulls
St. Louis deputy shoots, kills pit bull