Police: 'Vicious' Pit Bulls Hurt 4 At Montevideo Middle SchoolPolice in Montevideo are investigating after a number of pit bulls reportedly attacked and injured staffers and one student at a middle school there. According to police, three staffers were bit. When an officer arrived at the scene, a student was holding back one of the dogs with a bicycle. The dog also went after the officer.
St. Paul Police Investigate Dogs' DeathSt. Paul police are investigating the discovery of two dogs found dead in a car. Sgt. Paul Paulos says the two pit bulls were found dead Monday about 7 p.m. on the city's east side.
2 Cited After Pit Bull Puppies Rescued In MontevideoMontevideo police rescued eight puppies Tuesday and cited two people for animal abuse. Police responded to a report of animal abuse and found eight pit bull puppies crowded into one small kennel -- all in poor health.
4 Of 5 Stolen Pit Bull Puppies RecoveredA fourth puppy has been recovered after a burglary last week. Now, only one remains missing. A thief took a van belonging to Rescued Pets Are Wonderful from outside a home in St. Paul. Five little pit bulls were inside.
$1K Reward For Stolen Pit Bull PuppiesA bigger reward is now being offered for the safe recovery of some stolen puppies. A thief took a van belonging to Rescued Pets Are Wonderful from outside a home in St. Paul earlier this week.
Dog Rescue Group Says Van Stolen With 5 Pit Bull Puppies InsideA Minnesota dog rescue organization took to social media to say their van had been stolen with five pit bull puppies inside. The group Rescued Pets Are Wonderful said the silver Dodge Caravan was stolen in the Maplewood area Tuesday morning after the dogs were loaded into the vehicle.
9 Rescued Pit Bull Puppies Up For Adoption In Mpls.Nine puppies that had a tough introduction to life are now getting a second chance. The pit bull-mix pups are up for adoption at Minneapolis Animal Care and Control. Over the last few weeks, volunteers have worked to make sure the dogs are healthy and ready to find a new home.
Pregnant Woman Killed In Crash Remembered For Charity Work For DogsIcy roads are being blamed for a crash that killed a pregnant woman and her unborn child. Now, she's being remembered for her volunteer work in dog rescues that touched lives around the country.
Pit Bulls, Rottweilers Now Able To Be Adopted In Mpls. After a change in policy, you can now adopt pit bulls, Rottweilers, and other so-called "power breeds" at the Minneapolis dog shelter.
Help Ruff Start Rescue Find A Home For OkeOke the pit bull has not a permanent home for two years, but Ruff Start Rescue is aiming to change that. Esme Murphy meets this lovable dog, and Azure Davis – the founder of Ruff Start Rescue in central Minnesota.
Man Charged In Minneapolis Dog Fighting RingA 34-year-old Minneapolis man is accused of organizing a dog fighting ring and breeding dogs for that purpose in at least eight locations, according to charges filed Friday by the Hennepin County Attorney. Leroy Longs Jr. was charged with one felony count of animal fighting in connection with the case.
1 Arrested After Police Recover Pit Bulls, Dog Fighting ManualsMinnesota law enforcement has recovered 15 pit bulls, dog fighting manuals, guns, drugs and paraphernalia after executing 10 search warrants at addresses connected to a suspected dog fighter.