Pennsylvania Man Gets Prison For Throwing Box Of Ferrets Into RiverA Pennsylvania man who drowned a boxful of ferrets will spend 2½ to 6 years in prison for that crime and several unrelated offenses, including falsely telling a judge he had a dying sister.
Abused Dog Effie To Be Adopted By Officer Who Rescued HerA happy ending has finally come for a pit bull named Effie.
Police: Man Fatally Beat Cat Because 'He Didn’t Want It To Scratch Anybody'A man in Westmoreland County was arrested on animal cruelty charges overnight after police say he killed a cat by swinging it around, hitting it off of a porch and punching it.
Owner Of Emaciated Dog 'Effie' Receives 18 Months ProbationThe owner of a dog found severely emaciated has been found guilty of animal cruelty.
Furry Tails: Keeping Pets Safe During These Dog Days Of SummerThe dog days of summer have arrived. Pun intended, of course! And temperatures are soaring into the 90s in Pittsburgh.
Man Sentenced For Strangling His Dog Because It 'Wouldn't Stop Barking'A man who told police he strangled his dog because it "wouldn't stop barking" was sentenced on Thursday.
Man Pleads Guilty To Animal Cruelty Charges, Fined $300The owner of a dog that was found with a rope embedded in its neck pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges this week.
Humane Society’s Undercover Video Alleges Cruel Conditions At Farm Managed By Pa. CompanyAn animal welfare group released undercover video Tuesday of what it called cruel and inhumane conditions at New England's largest egg-producing farm, and said it had asked state and federal officials to investigate.
Woman Found Guilty Of Wrapping Dog's Mouth With Duct TapeA Wake County judge has found a woman guilty of animal cruelty after she posted a picture to her Facebook page showing her chocolate lab-mix dog with duct tape wrapped around its mouth.
Furry Tails: The Bonds Of FriendshipSimon and Sammie are two dogs that have already been through a lot in their young lives.
Dog Found Bloodied, With Rope Embedded In Its Neck In Richland Twp.A dog found bloody with a jump rope embedded in its neck is healing at a local animal hospital.
Furry Tails: Sad News About ReggieThe Western Pa. Humane Society says the dog found severely emaciated last week has passed away.