A dispute at an east Fort Worth apartment complex ends with a dog allegedly kicked to death by a man now in police custody. The incident happened at the Sandy Oaks Apartments on the east side of the city.
Wednesday workers with the SPCA of Texas took custody of two cruelly treated dogs in Dallas. The seizure was the first for the new partnership between the SPCA and the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office’s Animal Cruelty Unit.
CBS 11 has learned that deaths and injuries of animals are going unreported in Texas.
Fort Worth police are looking for a man who authorities allege killed a dog by throwing the canine off a bridge.
It was one of the worst cases of animal cruelty known to have happened in North Texas. This past April, a 4-month old puppy was set on fire and left to die. Today the four suspects in the animal torture case were back before a judge.
A San Antonio man has been sentenced to nine months behind bars for the 2010 drowning of a stray puppy that defecated in his backpack.
More than two dozen neglected cats from Ellis County have new hope this morning. The SPCA is checking them over and hopes to have them adopted out during the holidays.
The Dallas County Commissioners Court approved a special unit for investigating animal cruelty cases. Prosecutors are ready to go after people who abuse animals. But money is an issue.
A 4-month-old boxer mix puppy was found partially skinned in the front yard of her south Dallas home on Nov. 30.
The SPCA of Texas, in conjunction with the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office, seized 25 cruelly confined, neglected cats from a house in Avalon on Wednesday morning.
Police say a third donkey in a North Texas pasture has died after being found shot with an arrow.
Dallas County has reported more than 2,500 cases of animal cruelty this year. Now, the county is set to take hisotric measures to crack down on people accused of animal abuse.