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Dangerous Alligator Snapping Turtle Found In Smithtown

SMITHTOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Authorities caution that an abandoned alligator snapping turtle found on Long Island over the weekend is a dangerous reptile.

It was discovered by a kayaker and his son in a stream in Smithtown at the intersection of routes 25 and 25A. 327 more words


Suffolk County Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty In Connection With Emaciated Horses

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A Hauppauge, Long Island woman is facing charges after officials had a look at her horses, the Suffolk County SPCA said. 106 more words


Religious Sacrifice Eyed After Animal Parts Found At Long Island Park

EAST ISLIP, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Animal cruelty investigators are looking into what they believe is the fourth ritualistic animal killing on Long Island in a month. 192 more words


Suffolk SPCA To Train Volunteer Animal Welfare Investigators

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Suffolk County SPCA is offering training for members of the public willing to serve as volunteer animal welfare investigators.

Chief Roy Gross said the move follows a recent upsurge in animal cruelty cases, including… 162 more words


Suffolk County SPCA: Possible Ritualistic Killing After 3 Dead Chickens Found In Riverhead

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The Suffolk County SPCA is investigating another incident involving the possible ritualistic killing of animals.

Three chickens were found with their heads cut off and partially plucked inside plastic bags on the railroad tracks near Hubbard Avenue in Riverhead, Chief Roy Gross said. 213 more words


SPCA: 3 Goats Beheaded, Dumped In Riverhead Preserve

RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The Suffolk County Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals is investigating a possible “ritualistic killing” after three goats were found beheaded and dumped on Long Island. 133 more words


Abused Pit Bull Puppy Finds Loving Home With Disabled Marine On Long Island

SELDEN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A pit bull puppy that was rescued from an abusive home has now found a loving home with a disabled Marine. 455 more words