eye-3-yellow-3d-2-new-logo philly_kyw_new philly_94wip_new 35h_cbssportsrad_philly philly_wpht_new

animal cruelty

(File photo.  Credit: Thinkstock)

NJ Man Sentenced For Animal Cruelty In Connection With Beating Death Of Dog

Authorities in Atlantic County say a 51-year-old Egg Harbor Township man is headed to jail for brutally beating a dog to death earlier this year.

09/19/2014

(File photo. Credit: CBS3)

Animal Cruelty Conviction For Owner Of Grace Kelly’s Childhood Home

An elderly woman has pleaded no contest to animal cruelty charges in what authorities say was a cat-hoarding situation in Hollywood icon Grace Kelly’s childhood home.

04/10/2014

(credit: CBS3)

PSPCA Investigates Shocking Case Of Animal Cruelty In Germantown

The Pennsylvania SPCA is investigating a report of animal cruelty in Philadelphia’s Germantown neighborhood.

03/11/2014

(Credit: Comstock)

Feds Suspend NJ Slaughterhouse; Cruelty Alleged

One of the country’s largest veal and lamb companies was temporarily barred from processing meat after federal officials viewed secretly shot video showing animals being treated inhumanely at its New Jersey slaughterhouse.

01/27/2014

(File photo. Credit: CBS3)

Elderly East Falls Woman Sentenced In Cat Hoarding Case

Marjorie Bamont, 82, was charged on October 31st of this year with animal cruelty, after the PSPCA found 14 live cats, one dead cat, and one dog in the home.

12/19/2013

(credit: Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)

Two Men Arrested For Allegedly Setting A Cat On Fire

Two suspects have been arrested for setting a cat on fire on Sunday, November 10th in the Olney section of the city.

11/19/2013

(credit: CBS 3)

UPDATE: Puppy Adopted After Havertown Woman Admits To Cutting Its Ears Off

There’s good news for a pit bull puppy who had his ears cut off by an abusive owner.

11/18/2013

(Photo provided by Chester County DA)

Chester County Man Gets Fine, Home Confinement For Shooting Neighbor’s Dogs

Gabriel Pilotti of West Vincent Township argued that he was justified in turning his shotgun on the two Bernese Mountain dogs because he thought they were after his sheep.

10/28/2013

(File Photo. Credit: Pennsylvania SPCA)

New Jersey Man Charged With Animal Cruelty

Middle Township Police Department responded to the Animal Welfare Society in Dias Creek for a report of a dog that had been shot with BBs.

10/16/2013

(credit: CBS3)

2 Cats Found Decapitated In Pemberton Township

It is a shocking case of animal cruelty that has left neighbors stunned.

10/02/2013

(Photo provided by Chester County DA)

Guilty Verdict For Chester County Man In Shooting Of Neighbor’s Dogs

A Chester County man who shot and killed his neighbors’ two dogs in February was found guilty of animal cruelty Wednesday.

09/11/2013

(“Cameo,” a bichon that was severely matted, was one of more than 100 animals found living in what officials described as "deplorable" conditions.  Cameo has since been adopted.  Photo provided by SPCA)

Couple Convicted Of Hoarding 100+ Animals In Their Bucks County Home

William Cameron, 80, and Betty Jones, 61, of Bedminster are prohibited from having any animals on their property during their nine-year probation.

07/25/2013

(This black Lab was rescued from Neshaminy Creek and has been named "Brooke" by rescuers.  Photo provided)

Dog Found Leashed To Rock In Neshaminy Creek Is Rescued

Police in Bristol Township, Bucks County, are trying to figure out how a dog became leashed to a rock in the Neshaminy Creek over the weekend, left there as the creek was rising.

04/04/2013

(File photo)

2 Charged After Dozens Of Dogs Removed From Delaware County Dog Shelter

The Pennsylvania SPCA has announced that it has charged two people with animal cruelty in connection to the rescue of 28 dogs from Sixth Angel Shepherd Rescue, Inc. in February.

03/16/2013

(File photo)

New Jersey Dog Fighting Bill Moves To State Assembly

Efforts to combat dog fighting got a big boost in a New Jersey assembly committee, which has cleared a bill that tightens animal cruelty laws in the state.

03/14/2013

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 32,134 other followers