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.
Alameda [...]

Man could serve jail time for dog abuse

elaine | December 15, 2010

A man who had his dogs seized last year in Park County has pleaded guilty to felony aggravated cruelty to animals.
 
Samuel Walker made the agreement today in a Park County Courthouse. Walker owned a sled dog kennel in Hartsel and last December, Park County Sheriff’s Office found 8 dead and nearly 100 malnourished husky mix [...]

Saving Grover “The Road Dog”

elaine | November 8, 2010

It all started when I went to post a little picture of a dog that needed a home on a website.  It is something that I have done hundreds of times, but  this time the little dog looking back struck a chord.   The dog was on a website called Dogs in Danger and the pup [...]

Popular pooch at Mill Dog Rescue dies

elaine | November 3, 2010

 A popular face at the Mill Dog Rescue kennel has died.
Chance was a little rescued dog that shouldn’t have lived, but somehow he managed to pull through.  After that he became the unofficial mascot of the organizations.  Chance died today after a battle with cancer.
 He didn’t live long after being rescued, but many are comforted [...]

Dog rescue facing charges after 261 dogs are seized

elaine | May 27, 2010

The owners of a dog rescue organization Florida face animal cruelty charges after authorities reportedly seized hundreds of dogs.
The sheriff’s office reports that deputies and animal control officers responded to the Mid-Florida Retriever Rescue Wednesday following an anonymous complaint. Officials began inspecting and removing dogs from the property. Many of the dogs were malnourished, infested [...]

Colorado dogs love the snow!

elaine | March 25, 2010

 I love fun dog pictures and when it snows I get some of the best pictures.  Here are some of the dogs that didn’t mind the big snow that brought the Front Range to a halt on Tuesday.
It is like they know that summer is on the way and they enjoyed what might be the [...]

Couple in court on felony animal abuse charges

elaine | January 4, 2010

     The couple accused of starving dozens of  their sled dogs at their Park County kennel appeared in court today.  
     Sam and Diane Walker’s hearing was continued and now they are scheduled be formally charged on Jan. 26 in Fairplay.
     The Walkers turned themselves in to Park County authorities on Christmas Day, more than a [...]