animal abuse

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Bed-Stuy »

Joseph the Shih Tzu was missing fur and covered in fleas when he was found, shelter workers said.

Hunts Point »

Rufus, Butters and Misty are now with the ASPCA and will not have to be put down, police said.

East Harlem »

Police arrested a man for trying to beat up his neighbor with a bat and hitting his dog instead.

Bayside »

Ginger was stolen after two men punched her owner as she was walking the dog Sunday night.

New Springville »

Irene Helale was given a conditional discharge and ordered to reimburse the ASPCA for vet bills.

Crown Heights »

The injured dog was alive when animal rescuers found her in Crown Heights Sunday night, they said.

St. George »

Donovan announced a program aimed at decreasing animal abuse cases in the borough.

Bay Terrace (Staten Island) »

Nearly 100 protesters demanded Alsu Ivanchenko be held accountable for tossing her dog out of a window.

Bay Terrace (Staten Island) »

A  6-month-old Maltese Shih Tzu was found near Staten Island's Bay Terrace train station.

St. Albans »

Dogs with scarred faces and a covered pit were found on 196th Street, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

A stray cat that was filmed being kicked across a Bed-Stuy apartment complex was adopted.

Upper East Side »

The new facility is intended to help the city's most vulnerable animal populations.

New York City »

Officer Justin Burton wounded his dog's neck, while Jerome Smith starved two dogs, authorities said.

Astoria »

Milan Rysa, who pleaded guilty to tossing his dog out a window, is awaiting a deportation hearing.

East Harlem »

Brian Freeman, 28, was identified from a surveillance video taken inside a Harlem elevator.