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

Wilson the dog

Animal Rescue, Vet Hospital Team Up To Save Dog Hit By Car

A young Jack Russell Terrier is in stable condition after being run over by a hit-and-run driver as he attempted to cross a very busy 8 Mile Road near Schaefer in Detroit this past Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2012


Women Busted In Lost Dog Burglary Scam

Two women have been arrested after police say they lied about a lost dog in order to rip people off.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2012


Authorities: Child Attacked By ‘Rescue’ Dog

Authorities say a 6-year-old girl was severely bitten in an attack by her family’s pit bull and boxer mix.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2012

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

Man Who Fed Needles To Neighbor’s Dog Gets Jail Time

A Monroe County man who hid needles in meat that was eaten by a neighbor’s dog has been ordered to serve 30 days jail after pleading no contest to animal cruelty.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2012

view of the fire from Chopper 950 (WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski)

Man, Dog Make Dramatic Escape From Burning Home

Farmington Hills firefighters are mopping up after an early Thursday morning fire at a large home near I-696 and Drake Roads.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2012

Yorkshire Terrier (Getty Images)

Yorkshire Terrier Named Detroit’s Top Dog

The Yorkshire Terrier has overtaken the protective German Shepherd to become Detroit’s top dog according to the American Kennel Club’s 2011 ranking of the most popular dogs in the U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2012


Man Who Fed Needles To Neighbor’s Dog Pleads No Contest In Animal’s Death

A Michigan man who hid needles in meat that was eaten by a neighbor’s dog faces sentencing after pleading no contest to attempted animal killing or torture.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2012


Neighbor Named In Warrant After Dog’s Death

A 64-year-old Michigan man has been charged in connection with needles hidden in meat that were swallowed by a neighbor’s dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/08/2011




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