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Animal Cruelty

Gaston County woman charged with animal cruelty

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A Gaston County woman has been arrested on animal cruelty charges. Full story...
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NC man pleads guilty to animal cruelty after dozens of starved ponies found

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A Forsyth County man has pleaded guilty to animal-cruelty charges after more than 30 emaciated Hackney ponies were seized from his property. Full story...
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7th person arrested in NC animal cruelty case

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A seventh person has been arrested on charges related to an animal cruelty case at a Butterball turkey farm in Hoke County. Full story...
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Couple arrested after dog found eating gutted puppy

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videoDeputies arrested two people on animal cruelty charges after finding a dog eating the leg another. Full story...
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Two North Carolina men charged with animal cruelty

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Two North Carolina men have been arrested on charges of animal cruelty after several dead and malnourished dogs were found at a home last month. Full story...
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NC man charged after dead, starving dogs found

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An Alamance County man has been arrested after authorities found dead and starving dogs on his property. Full story...
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2 dogs abandoned in NC park are recovering

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Two poodle mixes found in a Rocky Mount park are recovering with a foster mom. Full story...
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Northeastern NC SPCA buys larger building

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The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Northeastern North Carolina is trying to raise $350,000 to move to a new, larger location in Pasquotank County. Full story...
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Officers seize dozens of animals from Shelby home

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Dozens of cats and dogs seized from a Shelby home are being examined to decide which can be adopted and which will have to be euthanized. Full story...
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NC couple charged with abusing children, pets

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A Rowan County couple that runs a pet store has been charged with animal cruelty and child abuse. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Two puppies beaten and killed with hammer

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Someone killed two puppies by striking them on their heads. The two pups were in a ditch. One already was dead. The other had visible injuries but was still alive. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Woman faces fine for posting pictures of mutilated cat on Facebook; Updated with info from Sheriff's Dept.

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A New Hanover County woman posted pictures of herself with a mutilated animal on her Facebook page, and it's causing quite the stir on the Internet. Full story...
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Burr gets "animal crush videos" banned

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video Animal crush videos, showing the crushing, burning, drowning, and suffocating of animals was officially deemed illegal today. President Obama signed the Animal Crush Video Prohibition Act of 2010 this morning. Full story...
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Sanctuary says pelicans were hurt on purpose

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video Who would do such a thing? Pelicans severely injured and struggling to stay alive. Now one wildlife sanctuary is speaking out for the injured birds, some of which had to be put down, found in North Topsail Beach. Full story...
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Boiling Spring Lakes resident is accusing neighbor of animal abuse

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videoA pit bull is at the center of a dispute between two Boiling Spring Lakes neighbors. Anita Pinckney says her neighbor has a history of abusing dogs. Full story...
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