Chester, SC: Volunteers threatened with arrest for trespassing when they showed up to check on the shelter animals

Concerned with dogs left out in the cold, volunteers showed up at the Chester County Animal Shelter on Monday to check on the dogs under the care of the shelter. Officers with the Chester County Sheriff’s Office showed up as … please continue reading

Texas animal rescuer files lawsuit after 111 emaciated dogs and cats removed from home

This interesting case comes out of Tarrant County, Texas where a rescuer of shelter pets was charged with animal cruelty after police found 111 emaciated dogs and cats in a Keller home. A lawsuit has been filed by the rescuer … please continue reading

Warning to rescues: Florida dogs were picked up from foster showing signs of neglect and abuse

There are two sides to every story. The photos of five dogs who were placed in foster care in the Milton, Florida area by a rescue and later picked up in horrific condition don’t easily lie. While this is a … please continue reading

Columbus County women banned from owning pets for six months after animal abandonment charges

They abandoned animals

Two women in Columbus County, North Carolina are banned from owning animals for the next six months after being charged with animal abandonment in September 2016. While this is a “dog article,” I feel it fitting to put on PoC, … please continue reading