Kitten dies in Dallas shelter after animal control officer allegedly threw it on the floor

Kitten dies in Dallas shelter after animal control officer allegedly threw it on the floor

DALLAS, TX – A Dallas Animal Services officer was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly threw a kitten violently to the floor. Eric Pogue faces a third-degree felony charge for cruelty to a non-livestock animal. He posted $15,000 bond Thursday. His appointed attorney did not immediately respond to a request for

Local rescue forced from Pine Ridge by judge’s order, seeking homes for dozens of dogs

BEVERLY HILLS, FL – A lawsuit brought against Jackson in January 2016 by the Pine Ridge Property Owners Association came to an end May 2 when Judge Patricia Thomas ruled that Jackson’s nonprofit can be considered a business by the association, and is therefore forbidden in Pine Ridge, where Jackson

PUPPY LOVE | The Hogans adopt two rescue dogs

PUPPY LOVE | The Hogans adopt two rescue dogs

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WBFF) – Gov. Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan welcomed two fluffy additions to their family – and they want input to help name them! The Hogans announced they adopted two rescued Shih Tzus from BARCS (Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter) on Thursday. Their names […]

Sacramento's animal shelter asked for $100,000. It got much more. | The Sacramento Bee

Sacramento’s animal shelter asked for $100,000. It got much more. | The Sacramento Bee

SACRAMENTO, CA – More than 60 percent of lost dogs and cats in Sacramento never make it back home. That heartbreaking statistic lit a fire under staffers at the city’s Front Street Animal Shelter . They developed an automated text messaging system that they believe has the potential to reunite

Here's what the new Animal Care Services Program manager wants to do for Corpus Christi

Here’s what the new Animal Care Services Program manager wants to do for Corpus Christi

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Using his love for animals, Mike Gillis said he strives to make progress in his new position with the City of Corpus Christi. The city recently introduced Gillis as the new Animal Care Services Program manager. His first day was May 8. Gillis managed the Austin Animal Center for two years

Gwinnett animal shelter ‘so much better’ under new department’s control

Gwinnett animal shelter ‘so much better’ under new department’s control

LAWRENCEVILLE, GA – A little more than a year ago, the Gwinnett County animal shelter was lifted from the supervision of the local police department and placed beneath the umbrella of community services. It was a change animal advocates had long lobbied for, arguing that the shelter and animal control

The dog that was taken for a walk and never returned to the Animal Rescue League has been found

The dog that was taken for a walk and never returned to the Animal Rescue League has been found

BOSTON, MA – Nick was back safe with the Animal Rescue League on Wednesday morning. The 3-year-old dog that was taken for a walk from a Boston animal shelter by a potential adopter in April and never returned has been found. The Animal Rescue League announced Wednesday that the gray