Daquan Smith, a man suspected of posting a video to Facebook showing a pot of boiling water being dumped on a cat, was not the culprit, police say.
Police in North Carolina are investigating a Facebook video showing a man dumping a pot of boiling water on a cat, causing the wounded animal to cry out in pain.
June Hercules Wiggins was issued a summons by police after a video showing her two dogs left outside her Brooklyn home during the blizzard Saturday went viral.
A 28-year-old Florida man decapitated a dog because it looked at him weird, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says.
Forty-one years ago today, scientists made a breathtaking discovery high in the mountains of Mexico.
Brandi Chin is wanted for questioning by police in Fairfield, California, after a video appearing to show her throwing a dog during a fight went viral.
Katie Brown, 45, is facing a police investigation after she posted a photo to Facebook of her dog with her muzzle taped. See the posts and photos of her here.
Katie Brown has been arrested and charged with animal cruelty after she posted a photo to Facebook showing her dog with her muzzle taped shut.
A linebacker for the Oakland Raiders is being investigated for taunting a police dog at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, police say.
Jacqueline Eide, 33, was arrested after police said she broke into a zoo in Omaha, Nebraska, Halloween night and was bitten by a tiger when she tried to pet it.
James Allen Darland is accused of offering to trade sex with his dog, Playmate, in exchange for sex with several farm animals, including horses and goats.
Anthony Esteves is charged with cruelty to animals after he brought his severely malnourished dog, Brewster, to a shelter and lied about owning it, police say.
The beloved mascot for the University of Texas, Bevo XIV, has died. He was recently retired for illness, and the gentle longhorn passed away in his sleep.
A girl on Snapchat thought she was saving a gopher tortoise, a threatened species, when she found it on the road and tossed it into water. Tortoises can’t swim.
PETA claims a monkey should be able to own the copyright for a selfie it took. But how far could this lawsuit go? Could your pets own their photos?