Dogs attack police officers in Denver suburb

elaine | August 2, 2011

EDGEWATER- Two officers were injured Monday afternoon after they were called to a home where dogs were attacking a postal carrier.
It happened in the Denver suburb of Edgewater. Police say the officers responded to the call after the postal carrier called 9-1-1 stating he was being attacked by large dogs. The carrier claimed [...]

Man arrested after stabbing puppy in the face

elaine | June 28, 2011

DENVER – Police have taken into custody a man they believe stabbed a female American Bulldog in the face.
Denver Police say Matthew Davon Weatherspoon was arrested Monday morning. He is being held for investigation of felony animal cruelty.
The dog is a 6-month-old American Bulldog puppy named Diamond. Authorities say she suffered from multiple stab wounds.
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Animal hoarding case pushes Denver shelter to the limit

elaine | June 8, 2010

Denver Animal Control says they don’t have any more room for abandoned animals in shelters. That’s after dozens of cats, dogs, and birds were seized over the weekend.
Police say a woman was hoarding them in her Washington Park home according to a story on KUSA-TV.  Denver Police assisted Denver Animal Control Sunday evening to execute [...]