Animal Cruelty

Reginald Ware (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Lauderdale Man Charged With Animal Cruelty

A Ft. Lauderdale man was charged with cruelty after he allegedly dragged a pit bull pup across a parking lot by its neck.


Ben Siegel, 41, is accused of abusing a bearded dragon. Witnesses said he put the pet reptile in his mouth, tossed it in the air and hit them with the pet. (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Police: Deerfield Reptile Store Owner Hits People With Pet Dragon

Putting a bearded dragon in your mouth will give you neither a beard nor the ability to breathe fire. So what was the owner of a reptile store in Deerfield Beach thinking when he reportedly did just that?


Lazaro Ruiz  (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Homestead Man Charged With Animal Cruelty

A Homestead man has been arrested in what’s been called a disturbing case of animal abuse.


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Dog Fighting Ring Discovered In Polk County

Dozens of dogs and hundreds of cats were confiscated in two separate cases of alleged animal cruelty in Florida.


- A year old pitbull named Moon is recovering after she was severely burned during a domestic dispute. (Source: Hollywood Animal Hospital)

Dog Severely Burned In Domestic Dispute

A year old pit bull named Moon is recovering after she was severely burned during a domestic dispute.


Source: CBS4

Deputy Saves Dog Locked In Suspect’s Trunk

What started as a hit and run crash in Southwest Florida ended with a deputy saving a dog from a suspect’s trunk.


(Source: CBS4)

Animals Saved From Illegal Slaughter In SW Dade

Nearly a dozen horses and one cow were rescued from an illegal slaughter house in Southwest Miami-Dade.


(Source: Monroe County Sheriff's Office)

Key Largo Man Allegedly Beats And Abandons Dog

A Key Largo man has been arrested for allegedly torturing his dog.


(Source: Boynton Beach Police Department)

Fourteen Pit Bulls Found Living In Deplorable Conditions

A Delray Beach man is facing charges of animal cruelty and unlawful confinement of animals.


Sara Zamora in court on Thursday, May 29, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

State Drops Charges Against Adult Fetish Models Accused Of Animal Cruelty In Porn

Charges were dropped against two Florida models accused of animal cruelty for allegedly torturing and killing animals in fetish porn video.