Farm Owner Denies Cruelty Charges; About 1,400 Animals FoundThe owner of a Massachusetts farm where authorities say they found about 1,400 animals in overcrowded, overheated and dangerous living conditions has pleaded not guilty to animal cruelty charges.
Framingham Man Arrested For Slamming Dog Against The GroundA witness reported that Aramis Ortiz was abusing a dog in Framingham's Mary Dennison Playground early Monday morning.
Hanover Kennel Shut Down, Owner Facing Charges After Pet's DeathA kennel was forced to shut down and its owner is facing animal cruelty charges after a family's pet died.
Hundreds Of Animals Rescued From Deplorable Conditions At Westport FarmIn day two of an investigation into animal abuse in Westport, investigators have found a 70-acre site in the woods where several hundred animals were kept in nightmarish conditions.
Dog Sitter Accused Of Neglecting Quincy Man's Pet, Stealing MoneyA dog sitter is accused of neglecting a Quincy man's pet so badly that he lost ten pounds and developed multiple infections.
Watertown Police Seek Owner Of 'Severely Emaciated' Pit BullA pit bull wandered into Home Depot in Watertown weighing about 26 pounds, which is half of what the animal should weigh.
Rochester Man Charged With Keeping Farm Animals In Deplorable ConditionsInvestigators found 23 animals which included dogs, pigs, cows, goats, and rabbits living in deplorable conditions.
Norfolk Looks For Home For Abused DogThe town of Norfolk is looking for help to find a home for a special dog.
Man Accused Of Animal Abuse In Quincy Says He's The VictimThe owner of 12 dogs taken from a dilapidated Quincy house last week describes himself as the victim.
Mansfield PD: Man Left Dog In Hot Car While Attending Vans Warped Tour ConcertA Maine resident is facing animal cruelty charges after allegedly leaving his dog locked in a vehicle while he attended a concert in Mansfield.
NightSide - Massachusetts State Senator Bruce Tarr Discusses New Animal Abuse LawsNew Animal Abuse Legislation
MSPCA: Emaciated Dog Left For Dead At Springfield Construction Site MSPCA officials are investigating a case of what they are calling "terrible animal cruelty."