Dog fighting charges levied by Roger Bell The Daily Herald Staff Writer Published/Last Modified on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 10:34 AM EDT Roanoke Rapids police arrested a local man Tuesday on dog-fighting charges, with one officer saying it is the first such arrest he can remember in the city. According to Capt.
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Last winter, we learned about an incredible crew of people who make up the Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County Ohio. There are shelter staff all over the country doing great things for animals. This group is extra special because they showed the world how to save dozens of pets including 162 dogs – most of them pit bull type dogs – after a horrible hoarding case in the midwest.
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Phoenix pair accused of running dog-fighting ring by Brealyn Nenes – Oct. 7, 2010 04:33 PM The Arizona Republic Two Phoenix residents were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of running an illegal dog-fighting ring at their home north of South Mountain, according to a news release from the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office Thursday
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The man who put Nelly on a chain and then forgot to feed her and 105+ other dogs pleaded guilty to five counts of animal cruelty and was sentenced to 90 days in jail this week. That’s just about one day behind bars for every dog that died. To refresh, this was the December 2008 case in rural Kay County, Oklahoma where dogs were chained and penned in all kinds of extreme weather without shelter, with green buckets of (frozen) water and barely enough food to stay alive ..
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Picture a group of rowdy, enthusiastic pit bulls wrestling for primo spots on a too-small sofa. That’s what the last hour of the photo contest felt like yesterday as last minute votes poured in, pushing images up and out and back in again to the final twelve calendar slots. I know we weren’t the only ones howling as favorite images moved in and other favorites lost their seats