Does the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 protect the identity of children who abuse animals?

I got the idea for this article when PoC owner Michael Broad messaged me after I sent him the link to a story involving a young boy who was showing off kill after shooting a cat. I told him it … please continue reading

NC: ‘Due to some negative feedback regarding a particular rescue, the shelter does not feel confident in posting cats any longer’

Due to negative comments on a particular cat rescue, Facebook: Friends of Davidson County Shelter Cats will no longer be posting photos of stray or owner-surrendered cats on their community page. The Davidson shelter is located in Lexington, North Carolina. The … please continue reading

Anti-spay and neuter comment “How about if we don’t try to force our opinions on others”

Barn kittens

This is the response by a person who commented on a Facebook thread where an animal advocate asked people to please spay and neuter their pets. The comment below first made me think this person is clueless (I’d REALLY like … please continue reading

Tennessee cat owner not allowed to search for her pet cat after kitty was accidentally sent to a feral cat barn home

A Tennessee cat owner hasn’t been allowed to search for her pet after her kitty was accidentally sent to a feral cat barn home. This is standard procedure not to give out the address of a feral farm and to … please continue reading

This is Providence at work: Being reunited with daughter’s beloved cat 10 years after her death

This is the happy ending story of a cat who lost his way following the death of his owner. Thanks to a lot of great people, Mousey has been reunited with members of the family who loved him. It all … please continue reading

More “drama” after fundraiser started for Texas woman who killed husband for beating the family cat

Word of more drama is coming in after a man started a fundraiser for a Texas woman who killed her husband for beating the family cat. Links to previous coverage on this case can be found following this article. Scott … please continue reading

Case discussion about the woman charged with murder for killing her husband as he beat her cat

She shot her husband dead because he was beating the family cat

This is a case continuation and discussion about the article posted by Michael on June 3 about 47-year-old Mrs. Mary Harrison who admitted to shooting her husband, 49-year-old Dexter Harrison, dead because he was beating the family cat. Undoubtedly one … please continue reading

Upstate SC veterinarian charged with ill treatment of animals after Facebook video goes viral

According to WYFF4 News, a Pickens County veterinarian has been arrested and charged with ill treatment of animals after a Facebook video showing him striking a dog went viral. There is a lot of anger on Facebook because people rightly … please continue reading

Body of National Guardsman found two days after he went missing as he attempted to rescue Maryland woman and her cat

The body of a National Guardsman who went missing two days ago as he attempted to rescue a Maryland woman and her cat has been found. Police from Howard County identified the body of  Sgt. Eddison Hermond, 39 after he … please continue reading