• Cat

    Man charged after shooting and killing neighbor’s cat that he says “hissed” at his puppy

    ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) – A man has been charged with felony cruelty to animals after deputies say he shot and killed a neighbor’s family pet. “I was astounded. I had no…I was just shocked, really,” said the cat’s owner Cale Alligood. “I confronted the guy, the man that shot the cat still had the rifle, I said, well, what did you do? He never answered me, he said your cat was bothering my dog.” According to the report at the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to investigate a disturbance at a home on Blue Heron Drive on Sunday afternoon. Investigators say Jonathan Alexander Humphries, 26, had shot…

  • Pets News

    3 charged after man found dead, 45 pets neglected inside filthy Pittsfield Township home

    PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A woman has been charged with murder and two others face charges after a man was found dead and 45 dogs and cats were neglected inside a filthy Pittsfield Township home, officials said. The discoveries were made at 11:18 p.m. Aug. 27, 2020, at a home in the 7900 block of Crane Road in Pittsfield Township, according to police. Officers said they were called to the home on a death investigation and found Andrew Nelson, 76, had passed away. While inside, authorities said they noticed several dogs and cats, fecal matter scattered throughout and possible flooding in the basement. The Huron Valley Humane Society investigated for…

  • Dog

    Black South Jersey man says he was attacked by white security guard with dog at Adelphia restaurant

    A 26-year-old Black man from Burlington City said he was pinned to the ground with a knee in his abdomen by a white security guard who commanded a trained security dog to bite him repeatedly outside a popular Deptford restaurant and nightclub early Thursday morning. The attack, which started as an altercation about the man’s baseball cap, is under investigation by Deptford police. Captured in an apparent partial video of the episode, the man, Khalif Hunter, is seen walking away from the unidentified security guard in the parking lot of Adelphia Restaurant & Events around 1 a.m. Thursday. Hunter is then heard calling the guard a racist. At that point,…

  • Cat

    Sanford man killed while trying to rescue cat in road

    A 30-year-old Sanford man who pulled over to rescue a cat in the road was struck and killed by a vehicle in Rollinsford, New Hampshire, on Monday night. Michal Wing, 30, of Sanford. Photo courtesy of his family Rollinsford police have been investigating the incident and on Thursday identified the victim as Michal Wing. Police say Wing was struck at about 10:45 p.m. when he was trying to help an injured cat that had been hit by a vehicle. He was in the road when he was hit by a vehicle going west on Portland Avenue. Wing was taken to a hospital, where he died. The cat he was trying…

  • Cat

    Viral video that shows Nevada man violently kicking cat leads to social media outrage

    by: Sally Jaramillo, KLAS, Nexstar Media Wire Posted: Jun 15, 2021 / 10:31 AM CDT / Updated: Jun 15, 2021 / 10:55 AM CDT **WARNING: The video above may be disturbing to watch. Viewer discretion is advised. LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — A disturbing video of a man kicking a cat has led to social media outrage and calls for a boycott of a Nevada pest control company. The incident happened last month, and over the past few days the video has gone viral. In the video, a cat can be seen walking with a worker wearing a uniform from Williams Pest Control. The worker stops and looks around. When he…