Tikeemah J. Lassiter, 19, is accused of throwing a cat off a balcony in Newark, New Jersey. She posted a video of the incident on Instagram, police say.


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Videos show a gorilla grabbing a 3-year-old boy who fell into a moat at the Cincinnati Zoo. Harambe, a 17-year-old male gorilla, was later shot dead by zoo staff.

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Patrick Zane Thompson, the owner of Raging Cajun Smoking Barbecue, was arrested after Arizona police said he sacrificed his family’s poodle in a fit of anger.

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The People for Ethical Treatment of Animals or PETA wasn’t too happy to see Justin Bieber at a party that hosted a tiger from a zoo with a history of abusing animals.

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Pet-healthcare app Petnostics entered the Shark Tank in Season 7. Its founder told us how it works and what pet owners are saying about its benefits.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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A 28-year-old Florida man decapitated a dog because it looked at him weird, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says.

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Forty-one years ago today, scientists made a breathtaking discovery high in the mountains of Mexico.

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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.

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