The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2013

    Dog-on-Dog Crime Falls Through The Cracks In New York City

    Governments: Don't ever mess with grieving dog owners. You never know what gaping holes in your legal code they might expose. The International Business Times reports that despite dog-on-dog attacks being on New York State's books and the requirement that local governments create laws at least as s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    NJ Voters Actually Support Bill Requiring Dogs to Wear Seat Belts (Sigh)

    A bill proposed in the New Jersey State Legislature that would require animals to wear seat belts in the car has the support of the majority of voters, according to a recent poll conducted by Fairleigh Dickinson University's PublicMind.According to the poll, conducted earlier this month, 45 percent ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2012

    New Jersey's Proposed Seat Belt Law For Dogs Isn't As Dumb As It Sounds (Just Kidding)

    If a New Jersey legislator gets her way, the Garden State will have the toughest seat belt laws in the country...for dogs.Democratic New Jersey Assemblywoman Grace Spencer has proposed a bill that would give law enforcement the authority to issue a a $20 ticket to anyone caught driving around with t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2012

    Reward For Long Island Scumbag Who Threw Puppy From Moving Car Now $25,000

    If getting an animal-torturing shit-bag off the streets isn't enough, there are now 25,000 more reasons to turn in the person who threw a 3-month-old puppy out of a moving car in Long Island over the weekend.We told you about "Joey" -- a 3-month-old pit bull -- on Tuesday, at which point the reward ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2012

    Long Island Scumbag Throws Puppy Out Of Moving Car

    There currently is a real sack of shit on the loose who needs to be brought to justice.Somebody on Long Island threw a 3-month-old puppy out of a moving car over the weekend and then sped off, leaving the little guy to die.Thankfully, the Pit Bull puppy lived, but is in pretty rough shape.The Suffol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2012

    Long Island Cat-Killer Sought; Creep Shot Animal With Bow And Arrow

    Full disclosure: we're not cat people. They're rude, cocky, and bring nothing to the table. That said, we acknowledge that cats are living things and we would never do anything to harm one. The same can not be said about some sick creep in Long Island, who recently shot a cat with a bow and arrow. T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2011

    NJ Lawmakers Petitioned for Harsher Animal Abuse Laws After Pit Bull Found in Trash Chute

    ​We have a rather serious adorable animals in trouble for you today. Did you hear about the 1-year-old pit bull, now named Patrick, who was cruelly thrown 19 stories down an apartment trash chute in Newark and left for dead? He was rescued by Humane Society workers the day before St. Patrick's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    Floyd Cardoz, George Mendes, and Suvir Saran Will Compete on Top Chef Masters

    Bravo​Now that Top Chef All Stars is kind of, sort of beginning to draw to a close, Bravo wants us to start thinking about the next season of Top Chef Masters.

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    Justice Near for Nearly Marinated Cat

    Gratuitous photo of non-marinated adorable cat. ​Perhaps you recall the cat from Buffalo that this summer was put in a trunk after being basted in a tasty vinaigrette of "oil, crushed pepper, salt, and other ingredients." When cops pulled over the cat's owner, Gary Korkuc, for running a stop s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2010

    Jersey Cat Killer Admits to Crimes

    ​What is it with violence against cats recently? Yesterday, Daniel Mann, 31, admitted to killing two cats at the Monmouth County SPCA, where he worked. One cat was fatally thrown to the floor, and the other was found strangled.

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    Jack Daniels the Cat Abducted in San Francisco, Found in Harlem

    via San Francisco Chronicle​Awwww. Today in cat news: Jack Daniels, a nearly blind black cat, was somehow stolen from the San Francisco SPCA a year ago, and was found in Harlem last week. No one knows how exactly he got there or why -- catnapping! -- but after being discovered by animal contro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2009

    Long Island pet cemetery mom jailed

    ​Sharon McDonough, 42, was ordered held on $100k bail on Friday after prosecutors presented evidence that some of the 42 animals buried in her Selden, LI back yard were tortured. Assistant DA John Cortes, who says she's likely to face felony charges, told the court that examination of the dead ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2009

    Tortured animals found buried in Long Island back yard

    ​Rescue Ink, a group of extremely large animal rights activists with their own TV show, helped uncover a gruesome case of animal torture and killing on Long Island yesterday.

  • News

    June 19, 2007

    To Catch a Thief

    Vigilantes set up sting operation to catch pigeon poachers

  • News

    June 13, 2006

    Targeting the Testers

    Animal rights activists move beyond fur and the circus

  • News

    November 30, 1999

    Pulp Legislation

    Congress Brings the Crush Video Industry to Heel