According to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals-Los Angeles, the 7-month-old pups—Squid, Belle and Eric—were among six golden retrievers found alive in the home of Gustavo Gonzalez, who is awaiting trial on more than 70 criminal charges, mostly cruelty to animals.
Most of the puppies, including a French bulldog, chocolate lab and beagle, eventually died
An 18-year-old man was ordered today to complete animal cruelty classes and perform Caltrans service for killing a pet parrot last year at a Long Beach house where he had been staying.
An 18-year-old man was charged today with striking a man and killing the victim’s parrot Tuesday night, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.
A 24-year-old man was sentenced to prison and banned from owning pets for a decade after he pleaded no contest today to throwing a boy’s assistance dog from a balcony in North Long Beach, according to the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office.
A Long Beach veterinarian had his license revoked after a 2015 investigation by the Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles found he was conducting unnecessary surgeries on a cat, the nonprofit announced Wednesday.
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On Tuesday, the Long Beach City Council will consider a Meatless Monday proclamation, encouraging residents to avoid meat on Mondays. If passed, Long Beach will join the ranks of Meatless Monday cities that include Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Jose, Washington D.C. and Minneapolis Minnesota, as well as California State University, Long Beach.
A 27-year-old man charged for killing a friend’s dog pleaded not guilty today, according to the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office (LADA).
Pink the California Brown Pelican will be set free tomorrow after undergoing several weeks of intensive recovery after being found with its pouch slit from ear to ear.