Owners charged after 45 live animals and 4 dead animals were removed from a North Carolina home

Cat hoarder house

Another ‘house of horrors’ was uncovered in North Carolina on May 15, leading to the discovery of dead and dying animals. A total of 45 live animals were seized from the property. According to a press release, Onslow County Animals … please continue reading

Update on Garner cat dumping case: Terry Ray Beasley arrested for failure to appear

Beasley

UPDATE: Information has come in that both were arrested on May 10. I’ve added a snapshot of Tamara to this article. The word going viral via Facebook today is the arrest of a North Carolina man accused of dumping 15+ … 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

Britain’s most evil serial killer hurled a cat off the top floor of a tenement building when aged 10

Ian Brady, who went on to become Britain’s most evil serial killer, was 10 years old when he killed for the first time. He threw a cat of the top of a tenement building in Glasgow, Scotland. Years later he … please continue reading

Bench warrant issued for NC couple accused of abandoning cats

A bench warrant has been issued for a Garner, North Carolina couple accused of abandoning 17 cats on Thanksgiving weekend. This PoC article tells of their arrest January 12, 2017. Terry Ray Beasley and Tamara Perez-Lazaro were scheduled to appear … please continue reading

Desmond’s Law will enable law students in Connecticut to gather evidence for cases of animal abuse

At least four animals in Connecticut are being given a voice in court, thanks to the April 2016 passage of Desmond’s Law. Desmond’s Law is named after a shelter dog who was starved, beaten and strangled to death in Branford … please continue reading

More Than 150 Attend Vigil in an Outpouring of Grief and Sympathy for Sage the Tortured Cat

Here are some photographs of the gathering of more than 150 people at a park in Clearfield on Sunday in memory of Sage, the beloved cat who was tortured to death, and in an expression of sympathy and grief. If … please continue reading

When will it end…Johnston County cat dumping case postponed again

Cats abandoned by these

This is just a quick update on the case of the 17 cats dumped by Terry Ray Beasley and Tamara Perezlazaro on Thanksgiving weekend. Nothing good to report at the time, but I wanted everyone to know where the case … please continue reading