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Pa. Woman Convicted in Pierced Kittens Case

Animals  (tags: kittens, abused, AnimalCruelty, sale internet, woman )

- 2121 days ago -
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- A northeastern Pennsylvania woman who marketed "gothic kittens" with ear and neck piercings over the Internet has been convicted of animal cruelty.

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Roseann d. (178)
Wednesday February 3, 2010, 10:27 pm
Defense attys had a stupid argument. Glad they convicted her.

Simone D. (1485)
Wednesday February 3, 2010, 10:34 pm
Good, she should be convicted. Thank you Terry.

Robyn L. (80)
Wednesday February 3, 2010, 10:41 pm
Greedy, sick... person. It's only a misdemeanor so her sentence will not be nearly stiff enough. But at least her face is out there now. And so is her name and occupation: Holly Crawford, dog groomer.

Cynthia not well (340)
Thursday February 4, 2010, 5:18 am
Ty Terry

Ginger Geronimo (438)
Thursday February 4, 2010, 5:56 am
Defense attorneys argued that parents allow children to get pierced ears at young ages, and it would be wrong to hold cat owners to a higher standard. Oh please. Children can consent. A cat cannot.

Kristi K. (2030)
Thursday February 4, 2010, 1:35 pm
Ginger is right! Plus, these cats got nothing for pain.

Thursday February 4, 2010, 4:50 pm
Oh really what do they think one meow is for yes and 2 meows is no. What do they think when a poor kitten is screaming, that they must really like it. Unbelievable this woman is. So crueland iinhumane makes me so mad.
Thanks for this story.

mary f. (195)
Thursday February 4, 2010, 5:00 pm
glad she was convicted

Saleha J. (6)
Thursday February 4, 2010, 5:07 pm

Nicole W. (3)
Thursday February 4, 2010, 5:42 pm
good point Ginger!

susan w. (13)
Thursday February 4, 2010, 7:19 pm
this woman needs her brain pierced to see if she's got one....pierce yourself leave the cats and kittens alone

Peggy A. (109)
Thursday February 4, 2010, 11:08 pm
She did not care about anything except money.

Margaret Esposito (92)
Friday February 5, 2010, 12:28 pm
What a hideous person!

Mervi R. (74)
Saturday February 6, 2010, 12:09 pm
Good! Though she should have gotten a much stricter sentence than just a slap on the wrist...
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