A 26-year-old man was arrested after police said he drove his snowmobile into two teams during the Iditarod race in Alaska, killing one dog and injuring others.
Declan Garrity, a 24-year-old financial analyst at Barclays in Manhattan originally from Northern Ireland, is accused of torturing his roommate’s cat, Lucy.
An endangered baby Franciscana dolphin died after it was passed around by beachgoers at a resort in Argentina for photos. See video of the incident here.
A 24-year-old Florida man is accused of throwing a gator through the drive-thru window of a Royal Palm Beach Wendy’s restaurant.
Leon Teague, also known as “GlockBoy Murdoc,” of Chicago, is accused of dumping a pan of boiling water on a cat and posting a video of it to Facebook.
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.