A Quincy couple has been indicted on larceny and animal cruelty charges for allegedly using a clothes dryer to kill a house cat.
Animal abusers would face tougher penalties under a bill Senate Republicans are pushing on Beacon Hill.
A vigil was held Saturday for a pit bull-mix puppy that was euthanized after it was found malnourished, stabbed and burned in a Quincy playground.
A Maine man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly broke through the back door of a Portsmouth home early Sunday morning, assaulted two people and beat a dog with a club or pipe, the police said in a prepared statement.
An East Brookfield man is facing animal cruelty charges along with a number of traffic-related charges after allegedly leading Leicester Police on a chase Friday afternoon.
Officers in Palmer are looking for a driver who ran over a flock of goslings in Palmer on Friday morning, leaving at least one dead.
A Cape Cod woman is mourning the loss of her cat that had to be euthanized after it was shot with a pellet gun.
A Cape Cod man was arrested on drug and animal cruelty charges after a Golden Retriever was found locked his unoccupied car Tuesday.
Eight cats have been found dead in one neighborhood in the last two weeks, according to Lawrence Police Chief John Romero.
Animal cruelty charges have been filed against a Lawrence woman accused of neglecting her two dogs.