animal cruelty

These puppies were removed from a farm owned by Margaret Komorny. (credit: Pam Sordyl/For The HSUS)

More Than 90 Dogs Removed From Possible Puppy Mill

Officials say the large-breed dogs and puppies, mainly poodle mixes, were being sold online.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2014

Stock image of a calf being fed. (Thinkstock)

Cruelty Charges Filed Against Farmer After Discovery Of 71 Dead Calves On Property

An arrest warrant has been signed for 29-year-old John Montross of Deerfield Township.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2014

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Humane Society Staffers Will Tough Out Night In The Doghouse

Some Michigan Humane Society staffers will be spending the night in doghouses this week, as part of an effort to raise awareness about the dangers of leaving pets outside in freezing temperatures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/16/2014

At left,  dead duck can be seen lying on the ice near an area of open water. At right, officials say Michigan Department of Natural Resources authorities said a duck can be seen on the right ski of the snowmobile.
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DNR: Snowmobilers Ran Down Ducks On Saginaw River

Officials found at least nine dead ducks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2014

A dog covered by snow. (Getty Images/Philippe Huguen)

Humane Society Urges Owners To Bring Pets Indoors

Bitter cold weather is here and with temperatures expected to plummet — animals left outdoors are in extreme danger.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2014

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Mich. Senate Votes To Boost Animal Abuse Penalties

Senate Bills 285-86 would prohibit breeders and pet shop operators from abusing or neglecting animals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013

Two of the dogs found abandoned outside of a Troy PetSmart. (Credit: Animal Welfare Society of Southeastern Michigan/Facebook)

Officials Try To Find Out Who Is Dumping Dogs

Since April, at least a dozen dogs in poor condition have been abandoned outside a metro Detroit pet store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2013

Nicholas Conley, left; and Benjamin Conley. (Booking photos)

Brothers Charged In Stabbing, Hanging Of Pit Bull

Benjamin and Nicholas Conley are charged with animal killing — a 4-year felony.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2013

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Authorities Investigate Cat Torturing, Killings

At least five cats have been beaten, tortured or killed since March in a small, West Michigan village.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/18/2013

Patty is seen resting following her surgery. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Dog Skinned Alive In ‘Deliberate’ Act Of Animal Cruelty

A small dog found skinned and stabbed is now in the care of veterinarians in Ann Arbor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2013