Missouri's animal-cruelty task force is still looking for the owner of a five-month-old puppy after the dog was found with a bungee cord wrapped so tightly around his neck that his head ballooned to the size of a soccer ball. After five days under veterinary care, the black lab mix's head has shrun ... More >>
The race for county executive is getting ugly as candidate Steve Stenger is accusing Charlie Dooley of ignoring the needs of the animal shelter, resulting in the deaths of thousands of innocent dogs and cats. The Post-Dispatch reported yesterday that Stenger accused Dooley of not caring enough abou ... More >>
Shelly Hess tried to get out of trouble for smuggling three expensive puppies from pet stores by purchasing one she'd previously stolen and confessing to the manager. It didn't work. Hess, 30, of Chesterfield, was charged with one count of theft by the St. Charles County prosecuting attorney Mond ... More >>
Three fluffy Maltese puppies are safe and healthy after being dognapped over the weekend by an unidentified blonde woman and returned by a mysterious Good Samaritan. The dognapper -- who stole puppies from two Petland stores in Chicago on Friday and one in Lake St. Louis on Saturday -- is caught on ... More >>
Four people disappeared from the Joe Cool. They may never be found.
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Beej Nierengarten-Smith runs Laumeier Sculpture Park like her personal fiefdom. Despite the damage she's done, powerful allies keep her in charge.