Oklahoma Animal Shelter Urges Residents to Protect Pets from Freezing Temperatures

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — As freezing temperatures loom in the forecast, pet owners in Oklahoma are being urged to take precautions to protect their furry friends from the cold. The OKC Animal Welfare shelter is advising pet owners to bring their animals inside if possible, and if not, to ensure they have a warm, insulated … Read more

Nurse Arrested for Poisoning Neighbors’ Pets and deserves Consequences, Sheriff Calls Out a Cold-Hearted Act

LAKELAND, Fla. — A licensed practical nurse in Lakeland, Florida has been arrested for animal cruelty after allegedly poisoning her neighbors’ cats and a pregnant Chihuahua, resulting in the deaths of the two cats and their unborn puppies, authorities said. Tamesha Knighten, 51, was taken into custody by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday … Read more

Florida Nurse Arrested for Poisoning Neighbor’s Pets with Pesticide

LAKELAND, Fla. – A licensed practical nurse in Florida was arrested for allegedly poisoning her neighbor’s pets with pesticide as a result of a yard dispute. Tamesha Knighten, 51, was taken into custody by the Polk County Sheriff’s Office on three counts of animal cruelty and one count of depositing poison in public after poisoning … Read more

Animal Hoarding Case Uncovered: 33 Unhealthy Pets Surrendered by Owner

CRAVEN COUNTY, N.C. — The discovery of 33 unhealthy pets in a home in Craven County has shed light on a concerning case of animal hoarding. Two weeks ago, Animal Protective Services employees discovered the dismal living conditions of the animals in the home. Tabatha Ginn, an employee, described the scene as unimaginable, with feces, … Read more

Florida Nurse Arrested for Poisoning Neighbor’s Pets in Deadly Dispute

Lakeland, Florida – A shocking incident of animal cruelty has left a community in disbelief, as a licensed practical nurse, Tamesha Knighten, was arrested for allegedly poisoning her neighbor’s pets in a quiet residential neighborhood. The victims, including two cats and a pregnant Chihuahua, reportedly consumed chicken laced with a potent insecticide, leading to their … Read more

Neighbor Charged with Felony Animal Cruelty for Poisoning Pets with Pesticide-Laced Chicken

LAKELAND, Fla. – Tamesha Knighten, 51, from Lakeland, Florida, is facing serious charges after allegedly poisoning her neighbors’ pets, resulting in the death of two cats and a pregnant Chihuahua. The Polk County Sheriff’s office revealed that Knighten is facing three counts of felony animal cruelty and one count of depositing poison in a public … Read more

Nurse Arrested for Fatal Poisoning of Neighbor’s Pets – Animal Cruelty Charges Filed

LAKELAND, Fla. – A licensed practical nurse at United Health Care at WellMed, Tamesha Knighten, was arrested on charges of animal cruelty after authorities alleged that she fatally poisoned her neighbors’ pets. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office Agricultural Crimes Unit brought Knighten in on three counts of animal cruelty and one count of depositing poison … Read more

Woman Faces Felony Animal Cruelty Charges After Poisoning and Killing Neighbor’s Pets

LAKELAND, Fla. – A licensed practical nurse has been arrested and charged with felony animal cruelty after allegedly poisoning and killing her neighbor’s pets in Lakeland, Florida. Tamesha Knighten, 51, faces three counts of felony animal cruelty and one count of depositing poison in a public area, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office Agricultural … Read more

Woman Arrested for Felony Animal Cruelty After Poisoning and Killing Neighbor’s Pets in Lakeland

LAKELAND, Fla. – A woman was arrested and charged with felony animal cruelty after allegedly poisoning her neighbor’s pets. Tamesha Knighten, a licensed practical nurse working at Wellmed in Lakeland, was accused of intentionally poisoning the neighbor’s two cats and pregnant Chihuahua, resulting in the death of all three pets and eight puppies in the … Read more

Arrest Made in Felony Animal Cruelty Case After Neighbor’s Pets Poisoned

LAKELAND, Fla. – A local nurse, Tamesha Knighten, was arrested and charged with felony animal cruelty after being accused of poisoning and killing her neighbor’s pets. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office Agricultural Crimes Unit made the arrest and brought three counts of felony animal cruelty and one count of depositing poison in a public area … Read more