As least 10 dogs, including three that are now dead, were allegedly abused by a D.C. man over the past few years, the Washington Humane Society says.
A Maryland man has been arrested after he allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend’s dog, police say.
A Harford County woman has been charged with animal cruelty after authorities say she left her dog in an overheated car while she went shopping.
Anne Arundel County police say a cat is recovering after being shot in the shoulder with an arrow.
A Manassas man is being charged with burglary, two counts of felony animal cruelty and two counts of grand larceny after police say he kidnapped his estranged girlfriend’s dogs and killed one of them.
A D.C. man who attempted to declaw two kittens last May by ripping the claws from their feet himself has been sentenced to jail time, the Washington Humane Society tells WUSA-9.
An Anne Arundel County police officer and his wife have been charged with neglecting their dog to the point where it had to be euthanized.
A woman arrested in June on animal cruelty charges stemming from a wallaby death at the Reston Zoo is currently serving 30 days in jail, according to Virginia’s Office of the Attorney General.
A DC man was sentenced Tuesday for killing a six-month-old puppy out of anger for its owner in June.
The founder of an organization that bought NFL star Michael Vick’s former Surry County dogfighting compound is being sought on animal cruelty charges.