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Ten Cats Rescued from Unsanitary Conditions in SE DC

A Humane Rescue Alliance investigation into suspected animal cruelty in SE DC led to the rescue of 10 cats today under a search and seizure warrant obtained by HRA Humane Law Enforcement Officers. Upon entering the residence, HLE Officers found 10 cats living in unsafe and unsanitary conditions, including large amounts of feces and urine. Officers also recovered two deceased kittens. The investigation, which began following an anonymous tip, determined the cats had been abandoned in the home... Read More
Posted by Dani Rizzo at Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Six Dogs Rescued From Unsanitary Conditions After HRA Investigation

A Humane Rescue Alliance investigation into suspected animal cruelty in NE DC led to the rescue of six dogs under a search and seizure warrant obtained by HRA Humane Law Enforcement Officers. Upon entering the residence, HLE Officers found two adult dogs and four puppies confined to crates, one of which was a shipping crate, and living in their own feces and urine. The dogs did not have access to food or water and some appeared to need medical attention. The foul odor in the residence was so... Read More
at Tuesday, April 9, 2019

DC Resident Arrested for Animal Cruelty

Deborah Chandler of Washington, DC, was arrested this morning on a warrant obtained by the Humane Rescue Alliance and charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty. On Feb. 18, HRA Humane Law Enforcement Officers executed a search warrant after an investigation initiated by an anonymous caller. The caller requested a welfare check on dogs living in a NW home after never observing them outside. HRA’s investigation determined the dogs were left alone in the home for approximately four days. ... Read More
at Tuesday, March 12, 2019

HRA Offers Reward for Information About Shocking Animal Cruelty Case

Update, March 8:  After no leads, the Humane Rescue Alliance is increasing its reward for information leading to the identification, arrest, and conviction of those involved in a tragic case of alleged animal cruelty to $7,500 and releasing new images of the dog and the men who brought her to our New York Avenue location. HRA is seeking information regarding: The identity of the men in the photos Unusual activity on the morning of Feb. 28 near the Southern Ave. Metro... Read More
Posted by Dani Rizzo at Friday, March 8, 2019

DC Man Arrested for Felony Dog Fighting

Tavone Brown of Washington, DC was arrested Wednesday on a warrant obtained by Humane Rescue Alliance (HRA) Humane Law Enforcement Officers for felony animal fighting. Mr. Brown was taken into custody by the Metropolitan Police Department. Thursday, HRA Humane Law Enforcement Officers, in collaboration with Prince George’s County Animal Management Division, executed a related search warrant at the residence of Terence Dorsey of District Heights, MD. Officers searched for evidence... Read More
at Friday, February 1, 2019

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