Police are investigating an extreme case of animal cruelty in Brighton Heights
They are helpless animals, defenseless creatures. Even so, someone – for whatever reason – decided to hang a cat, probably while it was alive.
It was in a dumpster in the city’s Lincoln-Lemington section where a woman said she thought she saw two men dump a body wrapped in what looked like a carpet or a blanket.
Authorities have issued a warrant for a Westmoreland County woman after several animals, both dead and alive, were found in the abandoned home she used to live in.
State police are investigating a case of animal cruelty in which a horse was shot and killed in Indiana County.
Dozens of chickens and other birds have been confiscated from what is being called an illegal slaughterhouse.
Police are calling it a bad case of animal cruelty.
A local man is on trial for allegedly running a dog-fighting operation.
A Butler County horse farmer is telling his side of the story after signing over six horses that were in his care to a local rescue association.
A Butler County man will face charges after six horses were rescued from his home.
After removing two dozen cats last week, Humane Agents removed more cats from a Carrick home on Tuesday.
Police have arrested a teenager in connection with a shooting that left a dog seriously injured.
A local woman was convicted Thursday in the abuse of more than a half dozen horses, which were left dirty and starving last month. The horses are doing much better after spending more than a month at a quarantine site in Westmoreland County.
Police are searching for suspects in a case of animal cruelty. A dog was shot with a gun and left on the porch to die. Now, after surgery that dog is back home recovering. And Pittsburgh Crime Stoppers is offering a reward to help find the person who shot it.
A local couple is facing animal cruelty charges for allegedly leaving dogs and rabbits in horrible conditions. Humane Police Officer Cathy Cunningham picked up a pit bull Tuesday night from a home in North Franklin Township, Washington County.