LAPORTE | A Westville area man is now charged with severely beating his malnourished dog after the pet killed one of the chickens he kept at his mobile home.
HARVEY | A 37-year-old man was arrested and accused of mistreating eight dogs that were found in a home from which he was being evicted, according to the Cook County Sheriff's Office.
This week, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals opens its Behavioral Rehabilitation Center at St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center in Madison, N.J.
HEBRON | The Humane Society is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for killing a Hebron dog.
VALPARAISO | A woman was taken into custody Saturday after authorities found her children bloody from diaper rash, her mother faintly breathing and surrounded by "filthy conditions" along with a dead dog decomposing in a kennel at her residence.
EAST CHICAGO | A fugitive accused of kicking a dog to death was found hiding in his mother's South Side apartment Thursday, police said.
SOUTH HAVEN | Animal cruelty charges are being sought against a Michigan City man who stabbed his stepfather’s dog after it bit the man's 6-year-old son in the face, authorities said.
Los Angeles Police Officer Jim Cherrette holds a temperature record stick in Los Angeles to demonstrate how hot a closed car can get. Good Samaritans, temperature guns and tougher laws are the newest tools in the campaign to keep animals out of hot cars, where just minutes can mean death. Mo…
Good Samaritans, temperature guns and tougher laws are the newest tools in the campaign to keep animals out of hot cars, where just minutes can mean death.
CENTER TOWNSHIP | Animal cruelty charges are expected after 74 rabbits were reportedly found in a garage, stacked in cages full of urine and feces.
A rabbit found in a suspected hoarder's home pokes through the top of its cage. Police said feces and urine filled the bottom half of most of the cages 74 rabbits were living in.
Porter County Animal Control Officer Patrick Cassin holds one of the rabbits found missing fur around its hind legs because of prolonged exposure to its own urine and feces at home north of Valparaiso.
Porter County Animal Shelter Assistant Director Stacy Price holds one of the rabbits recovered June 23 from a suspected hoarding operation north of Valparaiso.
BOONE TOWNSHIP | Six horses are in foster care after being found malnourished near Hebron, authorities said.
PORTAGE | A Porter woman was taken into custody on a slew of animal cruelty charges Monday during a court appearance.
MERRILLVILLE | A 79-year-old Merrillville man faces felony charges after fatally shooting his neighbor's dog, police said.
PORTAGE | The woman arrested Friday for keeping more than 50 animals in her Portage trailer had two previous convictions for animal cruelty.
PORTAGE | Officers said they were overwhelmed by the smell of animal urine and feces when they entered the residence of a Portage woman Friday where they allegedly found a menagerie of 50 animals.
GARY | A search warrant on a suspected dogfighting location on the city's west side resulted in the arrest of four Gary men and the seizure of 20 dogs Thursday morning.
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP | It looked much like many of the neighboring mobile homes in the Whispering Sands development until animal control officers made their way inside 1112 Winter Park Drive.
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