‘My Heart Dropped’: Parkland Woman Teams Up With Neighbors To Rescue Rabbit Found With Dart In Its FaceWhen Misty Baniewicz saw a rabbit in front of her Parkland home, she thought a yellow spot near its mouth was a flower that the rabbit was eating. Later she realized she was very wrong.
Cheryn Smilen Sentenced To Nearly A Year In Jail For Starving Cats In Miami ApartmentA woman who hoarded cats, and allowed some to starve to death, in her South Florida apartment has been sentenced to 364 days in jail.
Florida Man Accused Of Attacking Dog With MacheteRichard Nelson, 46, reportedly injured the dog during a confrontation earlier this month outside a New Smyrna Beach home.
'Teaching It A Lesson': Florida Man William Hodge Accused Of Trying To Throw Live Alligator Onto Building's RoofA Homestead man, accused of trying to throw a live alligator onto the roof of a beach side lounge, reportedly told police he was “teaching it a lesson."
Animal Rights Group Alleges Torture, Inhumane Practices At Slaughterhouse Near Hialeah GardensThe Animal Recovery Mission has made some very serious allegations after they conducted an undercover investigation at a slaughterhouse near Hialeah Gardens.
Lee County Creates Animal Cruelty Task Force To Educate Residents On Abuse & NeglectIn an effort to educate residents on animal abuse and neglect, Lee County has created a new animal cruelty task force.
Florida Man Dragged Dog Tied To Golf Cart, Killing ItA man in the panhandle was arrested after he reportedly dragged his dog down a road, ultimately killing it.
Dead Dog Found In Stolen Car, $3,000 Reward Offered For Information About SuspectThere is a hefty reward offered for information leading to the arrest of a man who stole a car with a dog inside and when the vehicle was found, the dog was dead.
Update: No Charges Filed Against Man Accused Of Killing Cat With His Bare Hands At A Miami-Dade ParkA man accused of choking a cat and repeatedly slamming its body into the ground at a park has been arrested.
Animal Cruelty Charges Filed Against Miami Man Caught On Video Abusing Dog In ElevatorA man who police say was caught on camera abusing a dog inside an elevator is under arrest.
Police: Man Arrested After Choking Dog With Leash, Punching It In The Head On Miami BeachA man was taken into custody after Miami Beach police said he tried to kill a dog on busy Ocean Drive.
Florida Man Accused Of Fatally Beating Uncle's Dog With A ShovelA Palm Beach Gardens man is accused of beating his uncle's dog to death with a shovel and then tossing it into a canal.
3 Kids, 245 Animals Removed From 'Deplorable' Florida HomeFollowing a wellness check, three children and 245 animals were removed from a Florida home by police.
Owner Worried After 'Roy The Cat' Shot With BB Gun In Pembroke PinesPembroke Pines police are asking for the public's help with any information they can provide that will lead to the arrest of the person who shot a cat on Sunday.
Bird Shot With Dart In Plantation LakeA year-old Purple Gallinule is recovering after it was shot with a blow dart while it waded in a lake near Hiatus Road and Sunrise Boulevard in Plantation.