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Emmy and Lizzy have a story that resembles something out of a crime drama. Over a year ago, the dogs were scooped up when federal agents busted a multi-state crime operation that involved narcotics, firearms and dog- fighting.
The Washington Humane Society's 12th annual Sugar and Champagne Affair honored Humane Heroes, including Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg, D.C. police officers Arthur Douglas, Jr. and John Carruthers, and WUSA9 reporter Matt Jablow.
A man who pulled the claws out of two of his daughter's kittens has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges.
The Washington Humane Society says two dogs were found in a trash can in Southeast Washington, one of them dead and the other seriously injured.
Malls weren't the only places offering bargains this Black Friday. Local animal shelters also capitalized on the shopping hype and offered deals on pets.
The Washington Humane Society raised close to $80,000 during its annual D.C. Walk for the Animals and Pet-A-Palooza Saturday in Adams Morgan.
Two small kittens had to be euthanized after someone tried to declaw them without any pain medication. Now a District man is charged with felony animal cruelty.
Despite heat advisories and warnings, officials are still responding to reports of animals being left out in the blazing heat and being left in cars, where temperatures can top 120 degrees.
A D.C. man has been arrested in the killing of a sleeping 6-month-old brindle puppy named "King Tut."
A puppy was killed when a cement block was dropped on his head in D.C., and now the Washington Humane Society is offering a reward for information that leads to an arrest.