Woman Arrested For Leaving Flying Squirrel In A Hot CarThe owner of a "flying squirrel" in South Carolina was arrested after she allegedly left the rare pet alone in a hot car.
Man Arrested For Practicing Karate On Swans, Kicking Them In HeadA man has been banned from two Florida parks and charged with cruelty to animals after kicking several swans in the head for "karate practice."
Couple Charged In Frozen-Dog DeathThe year-and-a-half-old pet was found frozen to death after being left on the porch overnight, authorities say.
Dog Lovers Hope Oak Lawn Animal Cruelty Case Serves As Lesson, WarningDog owners gathered in Oak Lawn, hoping the public could learn a lesson from a despicable event that left one dog dead and another injured.
Oak Lawn Man Held On $350K Bond For Animal Cruelty ChargesBond is set at $350,000 for a man accused of throwing two toy poodles off the top of a parking garage at Advocate Christ Medical Center.
Toy Poodles Dropped Five Floors From Christ Hospital, 1 DiesA 22-year-old Oak Lawn man was charged with two felony counts of animal cruelty.
Woman Gets 90 Days In Jail For Death Of Family Cat In ElmhurstKelly Palermo picked up the cat and held it while her 22-year-old daughter, Samantha Palermo, stabbed it several times, prosecutors said.
Wild Goose Recovering After Attack By Kids In BataviaAn intern with the Fox Valley Wildlife Center witnessed a group of kids attacking and kicking a wild goose on Friday during the Bulldog Boosters Corn Boil fundraiser at Batavia High School,
Police: Abandoned Puppy Rescued After Being Found Inside Duct-Taped Pillowcase In WoodstockWoodstock police are investigating a case of animal cruelty after a puppy was found abandoned and placed inside a duct-taped pillowcase last week.
Man Charged With Killing DogA Near West Side man killed a dog earlier this month by repeatedly picking the animal up by its legs and dropping it on its head, according to Chicago Police.
Pet Snakes, Geckos Found Living In 'Horrifying' Conditions In Winnetka Home
Cat Doused In Boiling Water Responding Well At North Side ShelterA cat that had boiling water poured on it two weeks ago by a South Side man is responding well to treatment and “eating like a champ,” according to the North Side shelter where he is recovering.
Man Charged With Pouring Boiling Water On Cat, Posting VideoA Greater Grand Crossing man was charged with animal cruelty after he allegedly poured boiling water onto a cat and posted a video of the incident to Facebook.
Dead Cat Left Hanging From Tree In WaukeganWaukegan police are looking for the person who left a dead cat hanging from a tree last week in the northern suburb.
Woman Charged After Police Find Van Full Of Caged, Overheated Dogs In PalatineAn officer observed a stack of caged animals Sunday afternoon through the open door of a parked van at Advanced Auto at 1770 N. Rand Road, Palatine police said. The outdoor temperature was 90 degrees.