Cat hair led investigators to Texas woman who mailed bombs to government officials

A Texas cat owner was indicted last week in Houston district court on six counts for allegedly mailing potentially deadly homemade bombs to President Barack Obama and Texas Governor Greg Abbott in October 2016. Cat hair led investigators to the … please continue reading

Reason why Kristen Lindsey was not charged with a crime when she killed Tiger, a neighbour’s cat

Kristen Lindsey and Tiger the cat she killed

Lindsey DVM was not charged with a crime under Texas animal welfare laws and laws governing criminal damage because of two essential reasons: The crime occurred in Texas and; The cat’s owners, Mr and Mrs Johnson, “wished no ill will … 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

Pets are now allowed at Houston evacuee shelters in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey

Cats in flood

According to an August 28 update by Alley Cat Allies, Houston evacuee shelters in the path of flood damage by Hurricane Harvey are now accepting pets. Their website announced “Pets are now allowed at Houston evacuee shelters in the aftermath of … please continue reading

Eight-year-old Girl Beats Companion Animal But This is Not a Crime

An eight-year-old girl was videoed beating a puppy in Stephenville, Texas. All the evidence is there for a successful prosecution for animal cruelty under Texas animal welfare laws but the police were disinterested in the matter. The video went viral … please continue reading