A West Pawlet man charged with DUI allegedly induced a “fight or flight” reaction by staring at a police dog during the arrest. He was charged with animal cruelty.Read more
Two men from Eden left a six-month-old puppy to die on the side of the road, police say.Read more
A Kimball Road farmer charged with animal cruelty and his animals were removed by state officials.Read more
The state’s animal welfare guidelines need more clarity, and investigators need better training, animal rights advocates told legislators this week after showing them a photo of 30-year-old Wilbur the Horse.Read more
A Brownington farmer pleaded guilty to animal cruelty after his cows were found starved and standing in two feet of manure.Read more
A Huntington farmer who has lost $17,000 worth of corn to marauding bears had had enough and shot 10 of them. Now some neighbors are complaining about cruelty to animals.Read more
A Richford man charged with animal cruelty for shooting his neighbor's dog said the dog had cornered him in his barn and chased his wife inside the house. Unjustified shooting, or self-defense?