Lexie Sanders was reunited with her dog, Phineas, on Saturday. Photo via nytimes.com
We have posted many times about dogs who have been unfairly deemed “vicious” and condemned to death. (Perhaps the saddest was that of Wicca.) But none of those stories have been as wildly strange and full of twists and turns as. . .
In a shocking turn of events, an Iowa court of appeals has thrown out the conviction of a man who was found guilty of animal torture in December 2011. According to the story in USA Today, the case stemmed from an incident in which Zachary S. Meerdink beat his 7-month-old Boston Terrier to death with a baseball bat, after it had. . .