Category Archives: 2009 News

Woman Arrested Couldn’t Afford Pet Care

Schenectady County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals arrested a woman on a misdemeanor charge after neglecting to treat her injured pet. The SPCA says Elizabeth Moshier took her six-month old pit bull puppy to the vet on … Continue reading

Pet Owner Charged for Not Getting Treatment for Dog

A pet owner has been arrested for failing to provide medical attention for her dog, and the economy may have something to do with it. Police say Elizabeth Moshier took her six-month-old pit bull Sheeba to the Aqueduct Animal Hospital … Continue reading

Dog Owner Arrested

Gracie, a six month old pit bull, first visited Aqueduct Animal Hospital in Niskayuna back in October when her then owner Elizabeth Moshier brought her in with a broken leg. Veterinarian Matthew Pike told Moshier the puppy needed surgery, costing … Continue reading

Schenectady Woman Arrested for Neglect After She Couldn’t Afford Pet Care

The Schenectady County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals arrested a Schenectady woman on misdemeanor charges of neglecting an animal on Tuesday. The SPCA said Elizabeth Moshier took her six-month old pit bull puppy to the vet on … Continue reading

Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty

A city woman has been charged with animal cruelty after she did not get medical treatment for her puppy with a broken leg, authorities said. Elizabeth Moshier, 28, was charged Tuesday by the Schenectady County Society for the Prevention of … Continue reading

Pet Owner Charged With Neglecting Animal

A Schenectady pet owner who couldn’t afford to pay for medical treatment for her six-month-old dog has been arrested for neglecting an animal, a misdemeanor. Elizabeth Moshier was arrested by the Schenectady County SPCA who said that Moshier had taken … Continue reading

B95 Kid of the Week

Each week we spotlight a new kid of the week. There are great kids exhibiting positive behavior and you’ll get to know a new kid every Saturday on B-95.5, in the Times Union, and Live on Capital News 9. This … Continue reading

Girl Honored for Helping Animals

Jillian Margolies, 9, Niskayuna will be honored by the Schenectady County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals this evening for her generosity in putting the needs of animals before her own. Jillian, a fourth-grader at Rosendale Elementary School … Continue reading

5 Men Accused of Blowing Up Turtle

Five men from the town of Knox are accused of making their own bombs. Authorities say the men strapped an explosive to a turtle and blew it up, and captured it all on video tape. You can see the men … Continue reading

Holiday Leftovers Pose Hazards for Pets

Beware of hazards in your home that could be potentially harmful to your pets. There are many objects, foods, plants and chemicals that can cause damage to a pet’s digestive system and intestines, and many of them are in abundance … Continue reading