Post Tagged with: "dogs"

A photo of Gizmo after his rescue. Source: Facebook

Florida man who ‘poured hot sauce on his girlfriend’s dog’ accepts one-year jail term

A 47-year old Sarasota man who allegedly ‘doused his girlfriend’s dog in hot sauce’ in an attempt to stop it from barking has received a one-year jail sentence after he entered a no contest plea on a felony charge of aggravated animal cruelty. According to local media reports, Ephrian Myles’ […]

December 28, 2016 US
A Beagle poses in a file photo. Source: Facebook

Toronto man accused of ‘throwing pet beagle from 7th floor’

Toronto police were called to an apartment building in the city’s east end after reports that a beagle had been thrown from a seventh floor balcony. Upon arriving, a 25 year old male has been charged with willfully causing unnecessary suffering to an animal and killing of a dog. The […]

December 28, 2016 Canada
A photo of Issac and Isabella at the shelter. Source: Facebook

Blind dog found wandering the streets saved from being put down by timely adoption

A blind husky found wandering the streets of San Bernardino County has narrowly avoided being put down after a generous couple, who have already rescued a number of abandoned dogs, agreed to adopt him. As reported by local media, the husky, who shelter employees christened Isaac, had been found roaming […]

December 28, 2016 US
A Taiwanese woman poses with two dogs. Source: Facebook

Taiwan implements complete ban on killing animals at state-run shelters

According to reports by Chinese-language media outlets, Taiwan is set to ban state-run animal shelters from putting down animals next year. The new measure, which is widely acknowledged to be a challenge given the amount of stray animals in the country, will save the lives of thousands of dogs and […]

December 27, 2016 Taiwan