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Police Officer Rescues Dog in Labor (VIDEO!!)
Animals  (tags: police, animalcruelty, officer bloom, rescues, german shepherd, labor, video, GoodNews )

- 733 days ago -
Officer Bloom was on her routine morning check when she found the german shepherd mix in labor, tied to a park bench. The dog was digging a whole to bury one of the puppies that didn't make it. She picked up the mother and put her in the backseat.........
California Police Regularly Execute Animals on Shooting Range as Their Euthanasia Policy
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, police, california, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, dogs, cats )

- 751 days ago -
Some people are saying this is illegal, but the police are determined to continue this practice for some reason. Because of a decades old penal code, it is legal apparently for the
Condemn Police for Promoting Officer Who Shot Dog - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: police, dogs, death, shot, protection, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty )

- 756 days ago -
In El Monte, California, a police officer shot a family's German Shepherd Dog after he entered the dog's fenced in yard. The dog began pacing towards the officer, and he opened fire on the dog, supposedly fearing he would be
Cops Shoot Family Dog Just Because
Animals  (tags: Animal Rights, pets, dogs, killing, police )

- 820 days ago -
Police officers in a Chicago suburb sat in front of a home for 20 minutes, then without any provocation shot the family dog.
APD Officer Shoots Dog Inside Pet Store
Animals  (tags: Animal Rights, pets, dogs, killing, police )

- 820 days ago -
AUSTIN - An off-duty Austin police officer shot and killed a dog inside a pet store Wednesday night. Police tell KVUE News APD Officer Leslie Lyons was working security at the Petco store near Lakeline Mall.
Demand Justice for Gunner
Animals  (tags: Animal Rights, pets, dogs, killing, police )

- 820 days ago -
On the evening of Friday, July 5, 2013 Mark Condon a Senior Police Officer with the Houston Police Department - Homicide Division shot and killed a beloved family dog that belonged to his neighbor, while he was off duty.
ACTION ALERT: Demand Justice for Bubba! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: family pet, investigation, bubba, gunned down, killed, police, crime )

- 999 days ago -
Bubba was shot in the head in his own backyard by LV Metro police. This tragedy was completely avoidable if police would have just knocked on the front door, the familiy was home, but INSTEAD they chose to enter the backyard, without permission,
UPDATE We Need Laws Regulating the Use of Deadly Force Against Our Family Pets. ACTION NEEDED
Animals  (tags: protection, police, endangered, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, dogs, pets, law, killed, killing, rescued, sadness, suffering, slaughter )

- 1112 days ago -
Charge Animal Killer Raymond Rios With Murder Please Sign !!
Animals  (tags: abuse, law, torture, suffering, dogs, crime, sadness, animalwelfare, pets, police )

- 1177 days ago -
Cooney died a horrible death. She was a sweet loving beagle mix dog who was brutally tortured and killed by her owner Raymond Rios.and even though he confessed to the killing, he was let go because the most he could be charged with at that time was
America's Dogs Caught in the Cross Hairs
Animals  (tags: animal welfare, animal cruelty, dogs, police shoot dogs, police, shooting, justice )

- 1216 days ago -
More people are coming forward to tell the stories of their family dog getting caught in the cross hairs of a police officers gun. Dogs are being shot by police officers and this is becoming an everyday occurrence.
ACTION ALERT: Arrest and Charge Antonio Medeiros for Beating Dog to Death While His Son Videotaped It.! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: neighbours dog, viciously beaten, sadistic scum, authorities, police )

- 1251 days ago -
In Brazil, a man known to police as Antonio Medeiros beat his neighbor's dog to death 'for fun' while his son videotaped it. Ivone Maria, the dog's owner reported the crime to local police and a horrid video has been released of the dog's murder.
Justice for Cisco! Dog Killed By Austin Police Department! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: pets, Cisco, justice, Blue Heeler, police, killed, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, investigation, pets, law, protection, sadness )

- 1266 days ago -
On April 14, 2012 Michael Paxton's best friend, Cisco, a docile Blue Heeler, was gunned down by an APD officer that responded to the wrong address of a domestic disturbance call. Paxton was in his backyard, playing frisbee with his dog, Cisco...
Investigate Police Shooting of Pet Dog! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: police, killing, dog, pet, investigation, saddness, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, death, pets, protection, suffering )

- 1313 days ago -
When Victoria Baca called the police to report that she had fallen victim to an internet scam, New Mexico State Police said they would come by her house. Baca asked the police to call before they came; instead, an officer arrived unannounced while Baca..
Take Action: Justice for Dog Kicked And Hung By Police Officer
Animals  (tags: dogs, abuse, suffering, justice, dog, police, investigation, sadness, killing, crime, cruelty )

- 1324 days ago -
Trooper Jones kicked and hung his k9 police dog Ricoh and then left him there to suffer over not releasing a TOY. He was fired in 2007 and now reinstated after an appeal and going to get paid 5 years of wages for compensation. Sign please!!
Allow Police Involvement In Animal Cruelty Cases in King County! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: police, AnimalCruelty, abuse, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, pets, protection, law, suffering )

- 1347 days ago -
Recently I discovered that police involvement is prohibited in animal cruelty situations within King County. Not allowing our police to get involved in a legal matter made no sense to me. If abusing an animal is illegal, then why can't the police be..

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