Precious (Courtesy New Britain Police)

Police Seek Help For Injured Puppy

New Britain Police are hoping to find a rescue group to care for a puppy found abandoned on Dwight Street this week.


(Credit: Meriden Humane Society)

Snow Brings Down Dog Run Cover At Humane Society

The weight of recent snow brought down a metal roof over the dog runs at the Meriden Humane Society on Friday, and now workers are asking for volunteers to help walk the dogs, since they […]


Man Charged with Dragging Dog behind Truck

Branford Police  say a Branford man is charged with cruelty to animals after driving his truck with a family member’s dog tied to the vehicle. Police say a volunteer firefighter alerted police to the incident.  […]


Man Blames Dog for Fatal Car Crash

WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A 22-year-old Westport man accused of causing a car crash in April that took the life of a 70-year-old man is blaming the accident on his dog. Police say Brian Taplinger […]


Police Dog Training for Duty in the Field

An AP Member Feature Exchange By Dirk Perrefort,  The News Times of Danbury DANBURY, Conn. (AP) _ The Danbury police department’s newest recruit is a bit on the young side, but don’t let that fool […]