It was an animal cruelty case that gained considerable attention almost two years ago in Central New York when a former town of Franklin man was arrested on animal abuse charges and running a dogfighting ring.
Have you heard about the movement, #BettyWhiteChallenge, to honor her legacy of being an avid supporter of animal-related causes throughout her life? The idea is to donate $5 to a local rescue or animal shelter on what would have been the actress' 100th birthday, January 17. We have a list of great local animal shelters in our Central NY region to help you with this.
Now the Otsego County Sheriff's Office has a deputy, Erika Puffer, who has completed the Level 1 training course with the National Animal Cruelty Investigations School through the University of Missouri. The Level 1 course is one of three animal-cruelty training courses related to investigating animal cruelty cases and Puffer's newly acquired skills will be used on cases in Otsego County.
This week we are going to feature Aaron, a very handsome 2-year-old male cat. Aaron came to The Susquehanna SPCA from a hoarding case where he was with many other cats. During his time with staff there, his personality has truly blossomed.
This week we’re going to feature Adeline, who is a 2-year-old female Catahoula Leopard dog mix. According to SQSPCA, Adeline has been living a life of luxury with her foster parents while she waits for her furrever family to come along!
This week we’re going to feature Tammy. She is adorable and staff at SQSPCA can't imagine why she hasn't been adopted yet! Tammy is an incredibly sweet 2-year-old female cat who is searching for her furrever home.