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Animals Petition: Maximum Felony Charges- Cat Shot & Duct Taped in a Box With Newborn Kittens, Tossed in a Dumpster - Left to Di

Animals  (tags: Horrific cruelty, cats, kittens, suffering, sadness, humans, killing, pets, society, protection, animaladvocates, ethics, animalrights, AnimalWelfare )

- 2767 days ago -
Neighbor who discovered the horror says, "When I lifted up the top, there was a poor cat with its head coming out of duct tape. Somebody had duct-taped the box shut - She clawed her way out and she clawed her way through the duct tape and somehow she...


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Elizabeth Fuller (134)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 7:23 am
State Police in Schodack have arrested a man for animal cruelty after a cat and her kittens were found in a box that was taped shut, and thrown in a dumpster.

Neighbor who discovered the horror says, "When I lifted up the top, there was a poor cat with its head coming out of duct tape. Somebody had duct-taped the box shut - She clawed her way out and she clawed her way through the duct tape and somehow she got her neck out but still the box was choking her to death." She adds that the cats were in such bad shape that they couldn't even make noise.

43-year-old Ryan Dorr, of Nassau, has been charged with four counts of Abandoning an Injured Animal, all misdeanors. He plead not guilty in court on Thursday night.

Authorities said the mother cat and her three newborn kittens were found inside a dumpster near 3 Malden Street in Nassau, in a box duct taped closed. The mother cat had also been shot in the back with a pellet gun.

While police say Dorr admitted to throwing the animals in the dumpster, they believe someone else shot the cat. That investigation is still ongoing.

Dorr's bail is set at $2,500. If convicted, he could face ONLY up to one year in prison.

We request that Ryan A. Dorr be charged with Felony animal abuse and NOT a Misdemeanor.

Ryan A. Dorr admittedly duct-taped the box with the injured mama cat and her babies inside- and placed them in a dumpster- leaving them to die... This case should be treated as a FELONY abuse case NOT a MISDEMEANOR!!!

His intentions were clear- He left them to DIE!

Patrick Donovan (344)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 8:00 am
Thank you Elizabeth for the petition link. It definitely is a felony in my book and I signed the petition.

Tuesday October 25, 2011, 8:19 am
Thank you Elizabeth

-- - (5)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 9:54 am
horrible. can't even think what to do with these people.

Chris R (80)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 10:43 am
Thank you Elizabeth.

Ira M (211)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 10:53 am
Signed and noted. Thank you!

Val G (102)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 12:41 pm
N and S... Heartbreaking :(((
TY Elizabeth for posting this petition...

Charles B (19)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 1:24 pm
Done, ty Elizabeth...

Celine V (27)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 1:31 pm
#252, noted and signed, ty Elizabeth...

Past Member (0)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 2:54 pm
I've added my signature. Thanks Elizabeth.

ali hamilton (9)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 3:24 pm

Alison A (244)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 5:18 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Elizabeth.

Fran F (116)
Tuesday October 25, 2011, 5:32 pm
Definitely signed, shared, noted, and wishing the best possible outcome for the mother cat and her kittens.

Elize Labuschagne (181)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 12:19 am
His sentence: Do the same to him as he did to the animals. He does not deserve the air he is breathing!

Danuta W (1251)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 2:31 am

. (1)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 6:05 am
Noted and signed. Thank you Elizabeth.

Kenneth L (314)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 6:17 am
What a scumbag. Needs to be a felony, not a misdemeanor!

Ann F (0)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 6:19 am
signed and noted

Robyn M (123)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 6:43 am
totally unbelievable! What a scum bag! Lock him up and lose the key!!! Never let him near another animalagain in his life.

Bonny G (0)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:02 am
Maximum felony charges. Jail time spent taped up in a box.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:21 am
already signed and shared, TU

Dorota Wisniewska (17)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:22 am
signed and shared

Alexis L (1)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:38 am
Signed and noted.

. (0)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:53 am

Esther Z (94)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:55 am
Noted and signed.

Lisa Zarafonetis (168)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:57 am
Signed & Shared on FB!!! :(
I hope the bastard who did this fries in hell!!!

EcoWorrier M I A MoonWalk Again (947)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 8:27 am

Click here please? Heart Felt thank you. Thank you for the post too Elizabeth. Hope the live link helps.


Lindsey Williams (234)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 8:48 am
I can't even read this. But I most definitley signed. Thank you for sharing.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 9:05 am
already signed and shared on, thanks Elizabeth

Nancy Roussy (79)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 9:17 am
Signed and noted, thank you!

Ingrid A (524)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 9:25 am
Scum of the Earth

Suzanne Hall (7)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 10:10 am
Absolutely this should be a felony, at the very least. Gladly signed and noted. I hope this jerk goes to jail and I'm sure he will popular with the folks in there.

Jason Green (235)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 10:36 am
Your invitations have been sent!
641 out of 5,000

Ruth McD (839)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 11:01 am
N & S. Very much a felony. Thx Elizabeth.

Mike M (8)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 11:04 am

Shelli S (374)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 11:28 am
I saw this last night and signed it. Ryan Dorr, the waste of stain that committed this act, is a coward and deserves nothing but the maximum penalty..possible. He left the mother and her kittens, to slowly die.
Thanks for posting and signed. :)

Andrea Peterson (3)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 12:37 pm
Signed and Noted

Svetlana B (21)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 12:40 pm

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 1:06 pm
Noted and signed.

Dawn Harvey (23)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 1:10 pm

M M (43)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 1:17 pm
Noted and signed, thank you for posting here, Elizabeth.

Lisa On Vacation (203)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 1:20 pm
Thank you for signing the petition “Maximum Felony Charges- Cat Shot & Duct Taped in a Box with Newborn Kittens, Tossed in a Dumpster - Left to Die!” Thanks Elizabeth.


jennifer t (41)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 1:55 pm
Signed.This piece of crap must pay.I would love 5 minutes with him to ensure he is incapable of ever doing this again.An eye for an eye

Ana F (16)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 2:17 pm
Signed and noted with horror and feeling a deep pain for these innocent victims of human cruelty

Hana Bosco (38)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 2:19 pm
Terrible! Signed and forwarded....

MarietteAWAY G (175)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 3:48 pm
I can't believe what I am reading! Can anyone really be so cruel? I am all for maximum felony charges. Noted and signed. Thanks Elizabeth!

Laverne Wallace (59)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 3:50 pm
Signed and noted. This makes me just too mad for words. What I would love to call and do to this scum is not fit for man nor beast.

. (0)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 3:53 pm
I signed the petition.what a dirtbag!

Sarah G (109)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 4:14 pm
signed, thanks for posting

Beth M (138)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 4:37 pm
Already signed & shared on FB.

Sylvie Bermannova (42)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 5:38 pm
Noted, signed, forwarded.

There are humane ways of dealing with the situation (the cat could have been spayed and her kittens offered for adoption later), so what the person did is inexcusable. He or she discarded living, breathing beings as if they were things, with intent to let them die, which is a base and heartless act. I hope that the authorities will recognize this reality, acting accordingly.

Nicole W (646)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 5:41 pm
misdemeanor? 1 year? there is no justice, signed and noted

jodi m (37)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:00 pm
this waste of space should be charged w/ a felony and jailed... OR duct taped inside a big cardboard box and thrown in a dumpster for a few days....

Sue Matheson (79)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:25 pm
thanks for letting me know.

Anne Settanni (152)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:29 pm
once again-animal cruelty should be a felony with mandatory prison time.

Aletta Kraan (146)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:38 pm
Signed , thanks .

Emily Drew (88)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:39 pm
Signed and noted thank you!

Carol Traxler (5)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:43 pm
I have absolutly no patince for this guy. He needs to recive the maximum felony time possible under the law.

Joan S (41)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 7:55 pm
That is just so wrong. What is up with people?

Valerie H (133)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 8:18 pm
Thank you, signed

Valjean O (23)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 8:33 pm
SIGNED! Grateful to the kitty's savior:)

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 8:37 pm
I'm getting to this party a little late will contact the State Attorney for that area and get to the bottom of this. There is no reason this puke can't be charged with four felony counts of aggravated cruelty to animals according to law. Let's mobilize and make sure this punk gets a room at the big house where he can be somebody's... you get the picture.

Gary L (138)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 8:44 pm
shocking and disgusting that anyone could be so depraved Thank you Elizabeth for your good work

Patricia W (94)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 9:07 pm
This scumbag - even if he didn't shoot the cat and I think he did - left that cat and her kittens to die a slow, painful death. The bastard should be put away for a long time in the general population, where they don't think highly of cowards who torture helpless cats and kittens.
TY Elizabeth, gladly signed, and noted.

Edith B (146)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 9:25 pm

Rosemary Rannes (642)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 9:52 pm
Elizabeth I signed and posted on Twitter. This smacks of a Felony and this sicko psycho needs to be put behind bars ... if there is any rehab that will help him i'll pray for that just so he never ever tortures another cat or animal again - NOT EVER !!!!!!!

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 10:04 pm
One of the most beautiul, silver-gray, incredibly intelligent and social kitties I ever knew was found in a dumpster.

His name was Pewie because that's how he meowed.


Anna M (112)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 10:10 pm
Signed and noted, thanks.

Shirley S (187)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 11:28 pm
Noted & signed. The will to survive saved that mother cat & her kittens. I hope the man that did this gets his just punishment!

Unnikrishnan Sasidharan (44)
Wednesday October 26, 2011, 11:40 pm

Quanta Kiran (67)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 3:15 am

Edo R (71)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 3:40 am
Thank you for this! This man is monster. Signed the petition.

Elsie Au (259)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 4:01 am
Noted and signed.

Janet R (38)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 4:24 am
Signed, I hope the POS gets prison time and he has to be someones play toy.

Yvonne F (181)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 7:14 am
Signed and noted! This makes me furious! Stop animal cruelty!

Alysia S (57)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 9:24 am
Signed noted and very sad !

Rita White (55)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 10:43 am
how awful, signed

Bambi G (81)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 11:03 am
Yep I signed. Very sick...

Evelyn B (79)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 11:51 am
Signed and Forwarded tks again Elizabeth

Kathy A (1)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 12:45 pm

Colin Hope (201)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 1:08 pm
Just can't believe this. Name and shame this guy in public!!

Krista Tackett (47)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 1:14 pm
Noted, signed with comment and will share !

This piece of excrement should suffer in more ways than one for doing this to this Momma and her babies. If she didn't have such a strong and determined will to live - they would n't be alive. And Bless the Lady that came alomng at just the right time to save them and get the Veternary help !!

The thing to check out with the charges - is does the State of new York have Felony Abuse charges for Animals ? It seems like they would . So then we need to Emailand call the DA's office and also send a Petition about the charges being increased to Felonies and NOT Misdemeanors ! As y'all know this may and could already have been directed toward women and children !!

jennifer t (41)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 2:28 pm
I would love to do the same to this piece of crap animal abuser.Signed

Lenicka R (60)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 2:32 pm
Noted and signed. Thank you Elizabeth
It's so sick.

Brenda T (0)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 2:33 pm
Noted and signed.

Patricia W (5)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 3:22 pm
Piece of Trash, He should be Prosecuted to the Fullest, He has NO SOUL, Scumbag, First animals then people, This is a sick sick person so very Cruel.

Mary T (178)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 4:18 pm
So gladly signed and shared, Disgusting piece of scum that would do this.

ANGIE cr (4)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 4:22 pm
......I am trying to understand what was the reason for this action....they were happier than him? they had more freedom? they had love for each other??

Linda P (0)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 7:18 pm
Signed and noted. Don't let this scum get away with this. Animals are not trash to be thrown away, he left this family to die a horrible death and this man needs to be punished to the max. It isn't okay to torture and kill an innocent animal.

Past Member (0)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 7:28 pm
We see these kind of stories way too often and every time my heart wishes I could go find them to take care of them myself. Signed.

Susan S (187)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 7:56 pm
Signed and noted.

Michelle S (462)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 8:35 pm
Shocking that this story is not so shocking in today's world of sickness, depravity and sadistic dysfunction. I hope with all my heart that these cats find a loving home and the care they deserve. What a heroic mother. Let the monster who did this burn. >^..^< M.

Dany Strakova (123)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 8:57 pm
I believe that the ppl that are cruel with animals should be punished to experiment the same they did to the animal, that is the only way i believe justice can be done and should be done


Dawn Marie (24)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 9:54 pm
Signed and shared. What a psychopath! I doubt this is the first heinous act he's committed in his 40+ years... wish it was his last.

Ellen m (215)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 10:49 pm
Signed and shared..thank you so much.

Julie van Niekerk (230)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 10:51 pm
This is a human being doing this to a cat - then what am I, because I dont do this to animals? No human will do this. THis man is sub-human or maybe a piece of $#!t.

Dominic Delarmente (33)
Thursday October 27, 2011, 11:21 pm
Signed last 10/25.Thank you Elizabeth for posting..

brigitte vitureau (14)
Friday October 28, 2011, 2:48 am

SANDRA R (145)
Friday October 28, 2011, 4:26 am
Noted and already signed. Thank you Elizabeth.

Suze Q (1)
Friday October 28, 2011, 6:40 am
The same thing that he did to this feline and her family should be the punishment for this sicko.

Lynne Buckley (0)
Friday October 28, 2011, 6:48 am
Absolutely appalling. I hope whoever did this is jailed. Happy to sign the petition.

Vanessa B (1)
Friday October 28, 2011, 10:13 am
This is horrible. That man deserves a much harser penalty or a least a $10,000 fine.

Zar Rashid (0)
Friday October 28, 2011, 12:16 pm
:O signed and noted...

Kerri Clark (2)
Friday October 28, 2011, 1:10 pm
How could somebody do this! If only animals could speak their mind. If you look into their eyes you would know what they feel like :'(

Celina L. (0)
Friday October 28, 2011, 3:25 pm

. (0)
Friday October 28, 2011, 6:46 pm

liesel serbst (3)
Friday October 28, 2011, 9:28 pm
sugned this. also put on facebook peta pages to get more. anyone sign 2,237,000 name long petition for animal rights

Regina P (63)
Saturday October 29, 2011, 9:59 am
Noted & signed #1,216

. (0)
Sunday November 6, 2011, 1:44 am
Signed and emailed to my friends.
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