More than 60 pit bulls rescued from two Florida homes

More than 60 pit bulls rescued from two Florida homes

Polk County — Investigators with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office said it was a bloody scene when they served search warrants on two home’s — one located at 122 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street, Fort Meade, Florida and the other at 880 L B Brown Avenue, Bartow, Florida — on October 22, 2014. Investigators […]

Dog saved woman from being hit by train

Dog saved woman from being hit by train

  Shirley, Massachusetts — It has been two years and four months since a dog named Lilly saved her drunken owner’s life after she passed out on top of railroad tracks just moments before impact. Christine Spain, 54, of Shirley, Massachusetts, is an alcoholic and says she also suffers from depression. Her son, Boston Police […]

Pit bull attack kills boy

Pit bull attack kills boy

Fanning Springs, Florida — On August 7, 2014, at approximately 8:30 a.m., Deputies from the Levy County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Fanning Springs area of Levy County following the report of a child having been injured by multiple dogs. When Deputies and Levy County Department of Public Safety personnel arrived, they discovered a 6-year-old […]

KFC offers $30,000 to family after girl was asked to leave

KFC offers $30,000 to family after girl was asked to leave

Jackson, Mississippi — KFC said it will donate $30,000 toward 3-year-old Victoria Wilcher’s medical bills after she was asked to leave a KFC restaurant because the scars on her face were disturbing to other patrons in the restaurant. According to authorities, Victoria was attacked in April by three pit bulls while visiting her grandfather, Donald […]

Shots fired into Ocala home;pit bull puppies stolen

Shots fired into Ocala home;pit bull puppies stolen

Ocala, Florida — At approximately 3 a.m. on Thursday, June 12, 2014, someone drove by the home where 17 pit bulls puppies were stolen on Monday, and fired several shots into the home. Bullets zipped through the home, hitting Taegren Jones, 31, in the hand and Taegren Jones Jr., 3, in the forearm as they […]

Pit bull bandit strikes again

Pit bull bandit strikes again

Ocala, Florida — Authorities are now issuing an alert to all Marion County residents in regards to pit bull puppies. On Monday, June 10, 2014, 17 more pit bull puppies were stolen from a yard in the 7600 block of NW 49th Avenue. The victim told deputies that she left her home around 8 p.m. […]

Five newborn puppies stolen from Ocala home

Five newborn puppies stolen from Ocala home

Ocala, Florida — Five pit bull puppies that were stolen from an Ocala home and away from their mom last week, are still missing. On May 21, 2014, Matthew Layfield and Ashley Ann left their home at approximately 1:30 p.m. When they returned at approximately 4:30 p.m., they found their home had been burglarized. The […]