Police kill second dog in just over a week

elaine | August 8, 2011

For the second time in a little over a week, an officer with the Colorado Springs Police Department has had to shoot and kill a dog that was attacking them.
Police say that a maintenance man was trying to help a woman who was being beat up by her boyfriend this afternoon, but found himself in [...]

Tearful dog owner says her dog didn’t need to be killed

elaine | March 3, 2011

It started out as a nice evening walk in a northeast Colorado Springs neighborhood with her dog, but Tammira Martinez says it ended terribly.
Last night a man walking  a Greyhound shot and killed Martinez’ dog after the two dogs got into a fight.
The man pulled out a gun and fired point blank at her Bullmastiff [...]

Rescue group asking for help finding stolen pup

elaine | November 29, 2010

An animal rescue group is looking for a puppy they say was stolen during an adoption fair this weekend.
The 10-week old Husky-Pit Bull mix was in a crate at the entrance of the North Academy Petsmart when she disappeared last Saturday.
The rescue group, San Luis Animal Welfare, is worried that because the puppy is a [...]