Additional animal cruelty charges have been filed against Valarie Harris of Pueblo County. In early January Harris was charged with animal cruelty when 34 horses, donkeys and mules, 31 dogs, a cat and a llama were found living in substandard conditions at a rural residence near Boone.
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One man has been arrested for animal cruelty charges after allegedly killing several cats at a Colorado Springs mobile home park.
The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region reported this afternoon that an employee of the La Cresta Mobile Estate had killed three cats using ether.
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - The man who fatally shot a bullmastiff that was attacking his greyhound says his only option was to kill the dog.
The Gazette reports that Robert McCombs' 70-pound greyhound Cooper needed five staples in his neck after the 140-pound dog attacked. The bullmastiff's owner,... more »
Nine adult German Shepards and 4 puppies have been seized by the Humane Society of the Pike Peak Region. The dogs were reported underweight and some have other medical problems. They were taken from Denali Kennels, owned by Jennifer Hobbs Butler and Robert Butler.
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A new nonprofit organization says it is bringing animal welfare investigations to several under-served counties in Colorado.
The new Colorado Humane Society & SPCA says they will work with local law enforcement and government agencies to investigate and prevent the cruelty and neglect of companion animals and horses within... more »
The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region executed a warrant and seized 5 horses Wednesday from two different parties sharing a property in Fountain. According to the Humane Society there are a total of 3 adult horses and 2 foals in poor condition.
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A Park County judge declared a Park County man "unfit to own livestock" after the Department of Agriculture seized hundreds of his cattle.
Vernon E. Wagner is being investigated after authorities found at least 140 cows dead on his ranch . 400 cattle were gathered on May 14 th... more »