animal abuse

Tatiana leaves the Capital Area Humane Society for her forever home. (Facebook Photo/Capital Area Humane Society)

Dog Found Frozen To Ground In Lansing Finds Forever Home At Sanctuary

A dog that authorities say was found frozen to the ground in Lansing in 2011 with its legs bound with heavy-duty electrical tape is getting a new home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2012

Southwest Michigan Authorities Confiscate Emaciated Dogs

Authorities in southwestern Michigan say they’ve confiscated a pair of emaciated dogs found chained up outside an apparently vacant home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2012

Authorities: Dog Shot, Beheaded In Northern Mich.

Crawford County sheriff’s officials say a man shot and beheaded a dog that he claimed was aggressive and had to be put down.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2012

Andrew Thompson (Booking Photo)

Ex-MSU Med Student Who Killed Puppies Avoids Jail Time

An ex-Michigan State University medical student accused of killing at least 12 greyhound puppies has been sentenced to five years’ probation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2012

Kenneth Plouffe (Booking Photo)

Man Ordered To Jail For Killing, Torturing His 10-lb Dog

A 53-year-old Genesee County man will sit in jail for 90 days after pleading guilty in the torturing and beating death of his dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

Cheri Burke - George Burke (Booking Photos)

Breeders Plead Guilty After 380 Dogs Seized

A southwest Michigan couple will get psychological evaluations after pleading guilty to reduced charges stemming from the discovery of hundreds of dogs at their home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2012


14-Year-Old Flint Boy Charged In Dog Fighting Case

A 14-year-old Flint boy is facing felony charges following a dog fighting bust at a home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2012

Kenneth Plouffe (Booking Photo)

Man Pleads Guilty To Killing, Torturing His 10-lb Dog

A 53-year-old Genesee County man has pleaded guilty in the torturing and beating death of his dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2012

An American bulldog (credit: istock)

Police: Bulldogs Starved To Death On Downriver Property

Authorities say a man could face animal cruelty charges after four dead dogs were found on his property in Flat Rock.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2012

Walking a dog (credit: istock)

Police: Woman Dragged, Swung Dog By Leash

Police say a drunk Troy woman was arrested after she dragged a puppy on a leash and swung him in the air in an alarming case of animal cruelty.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2012




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