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News stories regarding animal cruelty cases in New Hampshire.

Trial date set in trash-filled home case  pdf file
July 31, 2017
A trial date has been set for a local woman who was vacated from her home in June after code enforcement and police officers found nime months worth of trash and animal feces covering its floors

Bradley to File Animal Cruelty Legislation pdf file
July 27, 2017
State Sen. Jeb Bradley (R-Wolfeboro) intends to file legislation aimed at preventing animal cruelty cases like the one last month in which dozens of Great Danes were seized.

Arrests Made in Deering Horse Neglect Case pdf file
June 28, 2017
Two people have been charged in connection to a horse neglect case in Deering.

Chichester Farm Takes in Four Rescued Horses from Deering pdf file
June 22, 2017
The last of four hourses - newly named Solstice - was ushed out of te back of its trailer, its gray, matted hair covered in filth.

16-year-old Worker: Maggots Poured from Box of Chicken at NH Mansion Where 84 Dogs Rescued pdf file
June 20, 2017
Employees of the woman arrested for animal cruelty against over 80 Great Danes reveal the "deplorable" conditions the dogs lived in and they worked in.

Man Facing Animal Cruelty Charges for Pepper Spraying Dog in New Hampshire pdf file
June 12, 2017
A New Hampshire man is facing charges in connection with pepper spraying his neighbor's dog last month.

SPCA says horse rescued with dozens of other animals will need surgery pdf file
June 8, 2017
A 12-year-old horse that was one of 50 animals rescued during an animal cruelty investigation and brought to the New Hampshire Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals will need to undergo costly surgery to fix her contracted tendons that make walking difficult.

84 Great Danes rescued from 'suspected puppy mill' pdf file
June 17, 2017
A Wolfeboro woman has been charged with animal cruelty after 84 Great Danes were taken from two properties as part of what the Humane Society is calling a "suspected puppy mill."

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Governor's Commission on the Humane Treatment of Animals