Animal cruelty, domestic violence

Animal cruelty, domestic violence are often connected, agencies find NEW YORK-One man fried his children’s goldfish. Another broke into his estranged wife’s home and microwaved her kitten. A wife who fled to a battered-women’s shelter received an audiotape from her husband; on it were the howls of her dog being tortured. In all three cases, say the antiphonies familiar with them, family members not the pets were the primary targets.[…]