animal cruelty

Couple Charged With Animal Cruelty
DEER PARK  (AP) — A Deer Park couple has been charged with animal cruelty after nearly 40 dogs and some cats were removed from their property.
The Spokesman-Review reports deputies arrested Theresa and Thomas Hostetler on Monday on charges of first-degree animal cruelty and confinement of …
New Bill Signed into Law Protecting Tethered Dogs
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Dog owners could face new penalties in Washington state if they tie up or "tether" their dogs in an inhumane way.
Gov. Jay Inslee signed a bill into law Wednesday that would make it illegal for a person to leave a dog tethered for a reckless period of tim…
Man Found Guilty in Dog’s Dragging Death
VANCOUVER (AP) — A man seen driving while his dog was dragged by his vehicle has been found guilty of animal cruelty.
The Columbian reports David Kadow was taken into custody after he was sentenced in the May death of his 10-year-old dog Hailey...