The killing of a family's Chihuahua, named "Peanut," at the Lexington-Fayette, Ky., Animal Care and Control facility, has been blamed on human error reported Thursday's Kentucky.com.Peanut disappeared after following his...
(18 days ago)
It is difficult for any dog to be surrendered to an animal control facility. Most dogs fret over the loss of familiar surroundings and the people they knew.Add to that confusion - a dog who cannot see his new surroundings...
(20 days ago)
A dog is dead after a private citizen shot the dog because it tried to attack him, a local Animal Control official said.
(2 months and 26 days ago)
On April 27, a dog named "Taylor," was loaded into his owner's car. Though the drive may have seemed like an exciting new adventure for the handsome golden retriever mix, it did not end well.The...
(20 days ago)
EDGARTOWN, Mass. - Animal control officers say an Old English bulldog killed one miniature horse and mauled another over the weekend on Martha's Vineyard. Edgartown animal control officer Barbara Prada says the dog apparently jumped a 4-foot fence and attacked the horses on Saturday afternoon. Prada says the 3-year-old, 50-pound dog "ripped the jugular out and ripped half...
(8 days ago)
There is no joy on the face of Molly, a new mother who is currently housed at the City of San Antonio, Texas, Animal Care Services facility.Instead, there is weariness and sadness.Molly is attempting to provide care to...
(14 days ago)
Greenville Animal Control officers are looking for the owner of a dog that bit a woman at a dog park two weeks to complete an investigation.
(1 month and 23 days ago)
In mid-January, a petite, frightened dog was surrendered to a Los Angeles, Calif., area animal control facility by her owner.The dog, obviously distraught and confused, had more on her plate than most other surrendered dogs. Aside from the...
(2 months and 22 days ago)
On Feb. 11, an adorable four-month-old puppy was surrendered to the Garland, Texas Animal Control facility.For one reason or another, the pup, named "Cujo," was turned over to the facility.Unfortunately, this animal control agency...
(3 months and 7 days ago)
The new ordinance strengthens the existing provisions within the Animal Control ordinance that allow for permitting and inspection of certain animal-related businesses and expanding the same to include cat and dog breeders; introduces language that would result in consistency in penalties; and aligns the provisions in the dangerous dog section more closely with state statute.
(3 months and 8 days ago)
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