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Cops Shoot Family Dog Just Because
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, police officers, Chicago suburb, shot dog without any provocation, Grady just sitting on front porch, family dog, Randy Green suing South Holland )

- 489 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, who had been calmly sitting on the front porch, the dog's owner claims in court.
ACTION ALERT: Mayor of Saint Petersburg Florida: Police Officers Attend a Comprehensive Animal-Handling Training Session !
Animals  (tags: police officers, animal handling traiining session, dogs, gunned down, killed, cruelty )

- 1114 days ago -
When a police officer's first line of defense in restraining an animal is to reach for a weapon, it is sending the wrong message to the community that they swore to uphold and protect.
Officers Honored For Saving Dog
Animals  (tags: animals, humans, dogs, police officers, Rescue dog, society, pets, animalwelfare )

- 1366 days ago -
Officers were honored after risking their lives to save a freezing dog. They're being recognized for their heroic act. At the Baltimore Humane Society,every animal has a story, but theirs is probably not as dramatic as Penny's is.
ACTION ALERT: Require CA Police Officers Animal Response Training ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: police officers, training, animal situations, shooting of animals, cruelty )

- 1465 days ago -
As a result of animal shootings in California by California peace officers and in light of the offer by the East Bay SPCA to sponsor an in depth animal training program for the Oakland Police Department,
It's a Dog's Life, and the Best Way to Protect It Is With a Bulletproof Vest
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, police officers, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 1929 days ago -
Cezar is a 2-year-old German shepherd, and still playful enough to rise up on his hind legs and lick your face if he -- or his handler, Santa Clara police officer Chris Bell -- likes you.
Police Officers Facing Jail After Being Caught on Video 'Kicking and Throwing' Their Pet Dogs
Animals  (tags: police officers, neighbour, animal abusers, videotaped, animal cruelty, dogs thrown, kicked, scums, investigation )

- 2192 days ago -
Two police officers are facing jail after they were caught violently kicking and throwing their pet dogs around their backyard. Anja Mason and Craig Macleod were filmed by a concerned neighbour, who watched Tess, a collie pup, and Snoopy, a rottweiler
Mountain Lion Shooting Criticized
Animals  (tags: police officers, shot to death, sick, starving mountain lion, outrage, retirement village )

- 2409 days ago -
When Sandy and Don Rice returned from grocery shopping Saturday evening, they walked out on their back deck at The Villages retirement community in southeast San Jose and heard a security guard yelling: "Get in your house, there's a mountain lion,
Animal Abuse Class Proposed for City Police
Animals  (tags: police officers, Animal abuse class, dogfighting, cruelty, abused, crime, AnimalWelfare, animals, dogs, safety, society, protection, law, pets, environment, AnimalCruelty )

- 2516 days ago -
Milwaukee police officers enter the classroom next year for their latest round of training in such subjects as firearms use and defense and arrest tactics, they could see a new course offered: a primer on how to recognize and pursue dogfighting and other
Police Who Let Forgotten Dog Die in Kennel Disciplined
Animals  (tags: greyhound, stray dog, forgotten, police officers, died, neglect )

- 2610 days ago -
TWO police officers have been disciplined after a greyhound died when police put it in a kennel and forgot about it for ten days. The stray was picked up and taken to Dalkeith Police Station in Midlothian on 2 January. It was found dead after officer

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