animal cruelty

Photo: Crime Stoppers
January 29, 2019 - 6:24 pm
UTICA, Mich. (WWJ) -- Crime Stoppers and the Michigan Humane Society are teaming up to help bring justice to a dog who was found tortured, abused and killed in a Metro Detroit park last week. Without disclosing details of the abuse, officials say Sterling, a three-year-old pit bull mix, was found...
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Cockatiel
(Dreamstime)
January 24, 2019 - 10:19 am
They'll be quarantined while officials check for diseases.
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rescued horse Brandon Township
A neglected house rescued from a petting zoo in Bruce Township (Photo: Oakland County)
December 14, 2018 - 7:40 am
Officials say one goat was in an advanced state of decay.
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Michigan Animal Rescue League
(Photo: Michigan Animal Rescue League via Facebook)
October 22, 2018 - 3:29 pm
Anyone with information is asked to call the Oakland County Sheriff's Office.
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cat killer suspect vehicle
Similar to the suspect vehicle (Photo: Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office)
October 15, 2018 - 12:26 pm
Authorities are investigating a disturbing act of animal cruelty, northwest of Ann Arbor.
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(Dreamstime)
October 01, 2018 - 11:27 am
The family didn't know what had happened when their pup suddenly started bleeding from the mouth.
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September 13, 2018 - 2:37 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird choked his girlfriend multiple times, kicked her and prevented her from leaving his apartment before he collapsed in distress, prosecutors said at his arraignment Thursday. Bird, 24, was held on $50,000 bail after not-guilty pleas to domestic violence-...
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Kenya's Cabinet Secretary for Tourism Najib Balala, left, listens to South African wildlife veterinary David Zimmerman during a press conference on an investigation on the deaths of several black rhinos, in Nairobi, Kenya, Thursday, July 26, 2018. At least 8 black rhinos died in July after they were relocated by KWS (Kenya Wildlife Services) to Tsavo East national park from Nairobi and Nakuru national parks for repopulation purposes. (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi)
July 26, 2018 - 1:57 pm
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A tenth critically endangered black rhino has died in Kenya after being moved to a new wildlife park and the sole survivor has been attacked by lions, wildlife authorities said Thursday in what some conservationists have called a national disaster. The Kenya Wildlife Service's...
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In this March 11, 2018, photo, a dog handler escorts the greyhounds walking at the track at the Yat Yuen Canidrome in Macau. Macau authorities took in more than 500 greyhounds abandoned following the closure of Asia's only legal dog-racing track on Saturday, July 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
July 21, 2018 - 4:37 am
BEIJING (AP) — Macau authorities took in more than 500 greyhounds abandoned following the closure Saturday of Asia's only legal dog-racing track. The former Portuguese territory has been the only place in China where dog racing is legal. However, betting on dog races at Macau's Canidrome — a...
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Humane Society of Huron Valley rescued animals
(Photos: Humane Society of Huron Valley)
June 22, 2018 - 1:29 pm
The owner, who lives in Salem Township, called himself a "hobby breeder" -- but didn't have a breeder or kennel license.
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