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Helmetta Pound's Former Director and Assistant Director Charged with Animal Cruelty

New Jersey – Late last year, both the Helmetta mayor and the then-director of the Helmetta pound dismissed complaints from animal advocates, despite the fact that multiple agencies had found serious faults with the facility including mixing sick animals in with healthy ones, animals living in filthy cages, and importing dogs from the south without health clearances.   232 more words

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UPDATED: More on Klein Animal Shelter Cruelty

Texas – In addition to the Klein Animal Shelter’s director, who was charged with multiple counts including felony animal cruelty, another former employee who was certified to kill animals has been… 647 more words

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UPDATED: Arrest Warrants Issued for TX Pound Employees: Multiple Charges Include Animal Torture

CLOSED FOR MAINTENANCE – That’s the sign hanging on the door at the Klein Animal Shelter in Jacksonville, TX.  The “maintenance” appears to be arresting the workers for torturing animals.   719 more words

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Starving Dogs Cannibalize Dead Kennel Mate in OK Pound

(Warning:  graphic images and descriptions at links.)

When a potential adopter, Abe Thomas, visited the Idabel pound in Oklahoma on Tuesday, he found a cage containing three dogs – one was dead and being eaten by the other two, who appeared to be starving.   725 more words

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Protesters Rally Against Neglect at Manatee Co Animal Services

On December 15, Manatee Co Animal Services in FL impounded an adult mixed breed dog, ID #A069483, who had been shot in the leg.  They sent her to a vet clinic for an… 382 more words

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UPDATED: Oklahoma ACO Lies to Owner about Fate of Missing Dog

A 10 year old German shorthaired pointer got lost in Elgin, OK last month.  While searching for her pet, owner Teri Bartosovsky received a response via social media from someone who said she had found Major and taken him to the local ACO’s home.   745 more words

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Ten Dogs Rescued from Missouri Pound

The city of Steelville, MO has closed its pound.  Ten dogs, one of them pregnant, were rescued from the pound by a group called Wayside Waifs yesterday: 221 more words

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