A couple entered no contest pleas Wednesday for cutting off their dog's leg. Alberto Castaneda, 51, and Maria Banuelos, 59, tried an at-home amputation after the dog was hit by a car or injured in some other way.
His name is now Onyx, because he's just as strong as his namesake gemstone, Kern County Animal Control officials said Friday.
Onyx, a 1-year-old male black lab mix, was found Wednesday night at a home on the 3000 block of Weedpatch Highway. His...
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Two people have been arrested for allegedly cutting off a dog's leg in lieu of veterinary care.
Alberto Castaneda, 51, and Maria Banuelos, 59, were arrested Wednesday night after Kern County Animal Control got a call...