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Rescue Center Takes In Alarming Number Of Dogs With Broken Jaws

HuffingtonPost.com | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.09.2015 | Crime

Man's best friend can sometimes see man's worst behavior. A canine rescue center in California has taken in three dogs with broken jaws since Octob...

Top 10 PR Blunders of 2014

Rich Robinson | Posted 03.02.2015 | Media
Rich Robinson

This year, Urban Outfitters sold a "vintage" Kent State sweatshirt tastefully splattered with red paint while Donald Sterling's racial comments cost him his NBA franchise. It's been a raucous year in the public arena, expressed perfectly by a parade of PR blunders that is as impressive in scope as it is in sheer absurdity.

Think You Love Your Dog? Think Again

Trish Mitchell | Posted 12.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Trish Mitchell

This is a rant. Saw a post on a Facebook dog page, supposedly humorous, where a woman laughingly described how her dog was completely neurotic, anxio...

Shocking Video Of Dog Beating Leads To Arrests: Cops (GRAPHIC)

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 04.11.2014 | Crime

A Louisiana dog owner was arrested after video surfaced of him allegedly brutally beating his pit bull, Tiger, after the dog made a mess of the trash....

Man Gets 14 Days Jail For Smashing Dog's Head With Sledgehammer

AP | Posted 03.19.2014 | Crime

LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — A Washington state man who tried to kill his dog with a sledgehammer after he hit it for eating doughnuts and it bit him has ...

Honor The Dog Slammed, Punched In GRAPHIC VIDEO

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 03.04.2014 | Crime

Two Missouri teens were charged with animal abuse after video surfaced of a graphic attack on a dog named Honor. The Facebook video -- posted last ...

Puppy Fed Bleach Suffers Chemical Burns

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 02.19.2014 | Crime

A puppy in Kansas that animal rescue workers are saying was fed bleach and suffers chemical burns is recovering after surgery Monday. Unleashed Pet...

(DISTURBING VIDEO) Teen Charged After Allegedly Smacking Puppy

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 02.04.2014 | Crime

A young Louisiana teen has been charged with animal cruelty after video surfaced of him allegedly smacking a puppy across the face and head. Video ...

'I Like To Hurt Dogs'

Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

Jeremy Espiritu told police that he murdered the family dog, Serenity, with a six-inch serrated knife because he "wanted to." The 22-year-old Las V...

Pit Bull Strapped With Fireworks Makes Remarkable Recovery

Posted 11.21.2013 | Los Angeles

A pit bull that was strapped with fireworks, set ablaze and then left for dead in an alley way is now on his way to a full recovery. When the 3-yea...

LOOK: You Won't Believe What Was Found On This Dog

Posted 07.23.2013 | Los Angeles

In an unbelievable example of merciless animal abuse, an abandoned puppy was found with a large gang tattoo across its belly. The nine-month-old pi...

52 Reasons to Vote for Obama: #45, Our Dogs Will Be Safe

Bernard Whitman | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics
Bernard Whitman

Perhaps no other reason to vote for Obama is more important than this one, according to my basset hound, Rusty. We have had many long chats about this topic, while he lies on the couch and I outline my rationales for the president's reelection.

Man Strangled Pit Bull For Urinating On His Leg

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 07.24.2014 | Crime

A pissed off Connecticut man was arrested this week after he allegedly strangled his pit bull-boxer mix to death because the animal peed on him. Br...

RAW VIDEO: Dogs Ordered To Kill Pig

Posted 03.27.2012 | Crime

VERO BEACH, Fla. — A mother and daughter who used their dogs to kill a farm-raised pig in their backyard in 2011 are being punished with two months ...

Help Save A Puppy Who Lost Eyes, Was Used For Target Practice

Posted 01.28.2012 | Impact

When rescuers found a starved puppy whose eyes were gouged out, they quickly sprang into action. Animal abusers used Andre, a miniature pinscher, f...

Witness Says Trainer Severely Beat, 'Body Slammed' Dog

Posted 10.02.2011 | Green

A dog trainer was arrested Saturday for allegedly beating a Belgian Malinois, and he was charged Monday with aggravated cruelty to animals, 7News repo...

Staten Island Man Kills Wife's Dog Because It Pooped On The Floor

Posted 08.03.2011 | New York

A Staten Island man was charged today for brutally killing his wife's 5 year-old Jack Russell Terrier, after finding that the harmless pooch had defec...

Let's Keep Vick Sidelined -- For Now

Doyle Albee | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Doyle Albee

Bring Vick back. Just make him work for it. The animals he tortured and killed deserve that, at the very least.

Vick Will Miss Prison Food -- Takes a Doggie-Bag

Erik Sean Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Erik Sean Nelson

Before the cameras today he announced his partnership with EA GAMES to release new video games based on his life. The first allows players to fight dogs to the death.

NRA Has No Dog in This Hunt

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Markarian

The National Rifle Association says it's about defense of the Second Amendment. But more and more, it's about doing harm to man's best friend.

My Ugly Dog

Dr. Belisa Vranich | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Belisa Vranich

"That dog is ugly," a girl from the high school across the street spat at me as she walked by with her friends. I've heard it before - sometimes it s...