Proposed NJ bill would give animals legal representation in court on abuse cases

A proposed New Jersey bill would give animals legal representation in court on abuse cases. Assemblywoman Annette Quijano is behind the bill aimed at having law students and attorneys who could volunteer to represent the pets pro bono. The legal … please continue reading

Cats found in bins on the side of central Alberta highway weren’t abandoned after all

It’s now known that two containers of cats found on the side of a highway in central Alberta weren’t abandoned after all. The man who initially reported the cats and reached out to Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society has recanted … please continue reading

Judge bans Cheshire man from keeping animals for 10 years after fatally shooting neighbors cat

A Crewe Magistrates’ Court judge has ordered the man who shot a cat for being on top of a fence on a property line to not be allowed to keep animals for ten years, Metro.co.uk reported November 23. The tragedy … please continue reading

A Care2 petition has been set up asking for the “full prosecution for Asheville cat killers

Kitty killed and mutilated

A Care2 petition has been set up asking for the “full prosecution for Asheville (NC) cat killers.” At the end of this article, you’ll find the links to previous articles here on PoC. CAUTION: People who upset easily should exit … please continue reading

New charges filed in Asheville ritualistic cat mutilation case; bond increased to $20,000

Zachary Eugene Greene - aka Spoons

Two of the 3 suspects have been arrested and detained. ‘Spoons’ is the third. He’s on the run and they are looking for him. “The suspects have been charged with one additional count of instigating cruelty to animals. As a … please continue reading

Search is on in Laurens County, SC for the person responsible for injuring cat with a bow and arrow.

The search is on in Laurens County, South Carolina for the person or persons responsible for injuring a cat with a bow and arrow. Please share this article with friends in the Clinton area so the person who did this … please continue reading

11-year-old boy in Florida arrested and charged with animal cruelty after he repeatedly threw and kicked the family cat

According to an October 4 Port St. Lucie PD Twitter post, an 11-year-old boy in Florida was arrested and charged with animal cruelty after he repeatedly threw and kicked the family cat. The boy, who remains unidentified due to his … please continue reading