Little dog lands a jetliner after biting people on plane

elaine | December 6, 2010

A dog accompanying an elderly New Jersey woman on a US Airways flight to Phoenix became agitated and bit a passenger and a flight attendant today, forcing the pilot to make an unexpected stop in Pittsburgh.
The 12-pound Manchester terrier named Mandy was riding in an approved carrier on Flight 522 from Newark, airline and local [...]

Woman who taped her boyfriends dog to fridge is released from jail

elaine | July 31, 2010

A woman who, police say, bound and taped her boyfriend’s puppy to the side of a refrigerator last year was released out of jail early.
Abby Toll was sentenced in July to 30 days in Boulder County Jail plus three years of probation on a conviction of aggravated animal cruelty.
The 21-year-old left the jail Friday after [...]