— Rudolph Poppe also gets five years probation, during which time he can't own a dog. What do you think about his sentence? Is it fair?
— Laurice Barrett was at large for nearly a year but will stand trial in the death of Roxy the Pekingese.
— Multiple people are arrested and multiple dogs rescued in locations throughout the two cities.
— This creepy "Sports Friends" cartoon does, and we think it fails. How about you?
— In a nation where Lennox was killed for looking like a Pit Bull, laws protecting animals from humans go unenforced.
— People are raising money to help Rainy, a Maltese-Poodle mix, and you can contribute.
— Let's play Dogster Outrage Bingo: this news item manages to combine loose, ill-trained dogs, pets and people getting bitten, and the cops getting involved in a trigger-happy way.
— Abe and Davey, who lived their entire lives in a lab, were freed after 7 years of captivity. You might need the whole tissue box for this video. (We did.)
— Rudolph Poppe faces a year behind bars in the death of his dog, Millie.
— The Ottawa Humane Society seeks donations for her care; her former owner could face jail time.
— Shot and left for dead on an Arizona mountainside, Elijah the pit bull owes his life to the dedication of hiker Andi Davis.
— Eight men are arrested in a South Carolina field -- including one "brought down" by one of the dogs.
— A young Pit Bull found in Massachusetts suffered unthinkable abuse, and the public is understandably outraged.
— The dog did bite a young boy in an East St. Louis field, but the actions of the police leave us baffled.
— A woman who found an abused dog posted a letter to her former owners, and thousands offer to help.
— "The dog is not a human," said Jeremy Shane, who still faces numerous criminal charges.
— This week's bonehead did just that, and the monster of a person remains at large.
— A story in the Guardian depicts a rampant black market for dog meat in Southeast Asia.
— Patricia Ritz kept dozens of dogs on her property and had numerous animal cruelty convictions.
— It was the final act for Simon, the loyal Boxer -- he sacrificed himself to save his owner's son.
— Members of a street gang are accused of staging a fight in a video found on one suspect's phone.
— A judge sentences her to a curfew, and tells her to quit smoking.
— “We can only put it out there so much, but without the public support, the dogs are done with,” says Dahlia Canes.
— After people became outraged that Walmart and others were selling a dead dog prop, it began to disappear from the Web.
— I'm making a feature-length documentary about a puppy set on fire and the man who rescued him. Together they changed Alabama's abuse laws.
— Why is it easier for our canine friends to forgive, and why do we believe that we can’t?
— She says it was retaliation for band members not following her on Twitter, and we hope to Dog it's a hoax.
— Chained dogs are distressed animals much more likely to bite. Fortunately, there are alternatives.
— The dog had been thrown with a rock tied to his leg; now offers to adopt him are pouring in.
— Kisha Curtis gets probation and a fine, but the dog dropped down a trash chute gets a happy ending.
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