A dog missing since last month that was rescued several miles from land on the ice of Lake St. Clair by a U.S. Coast Guard crew has been reunited with his owners.
Police say the crooks shot the dog, which was nursing puppies, and then ransacked the house.
Charles Jacob Simkins, 28, Simkins stood mute to the charges at his arraignment Thursday.
Police say a neighborly dispute over a loose dog turned deadly when one man pulled out a gun and started shooting.
State police say a 63-year-old man has died after being struck by a car while trying to catch a dog that slipped out of a house in Montcalm County.
The Labrador retriever-mix was found just before 10 p.m. in the Rouge River with a brick tied to his leg.
Pug/Beagle-mix Joleen barked for help after her foster mom suffered a heart attack. “She kept licking my face, trying to wake me up,” Klatt said. “She’s my angel!”
Following reports that a dog nearly froze to death after being left outside during a night when temperatures were below freezing, PETA is offering tips for safeguarding animals during winter weather.
Police say a Detroit woman may be facing felony larceny charges after an apparent case of dog-napping in Dearborn.
Rescue crews pulled a man and his cousin’s dog from the frigid waters of the Huron River in southeastern Michigan after both fell through thin layers of ice.