Why We Shouldn't Tolerate Animal Cruelty
The Criminal His act of animal His crime(s) against
Pulled a rabbit's legs
out of its sockets when Shot Kristin Lardner
Micheal Cartier he was four years old, three times in the
and threw a kitten head. She died.
through a closed window.
Killed his mother, his
Henry Lee Lucas Killed animals and had common law wife and an
sex with their corpses. unknown number of people
Killed his grandparents,
Edward Kemperer Cut up two cats. his mother, and seven
Theodore Robert Bundy Witnessed animal cruelty Killed thirty-three
by his grandfather. women.
Participated in the
Jeffrey Dahmer deliberate killings of Murdered 17 men.
animals by car.
Richard Allen Davis Set "cat fires". Murdered Polly Klaas,
Richard Speck Threw a bird into a Killed eight women.
Taped a cat to a car's Killed two of his wives
Randy Roth engine and used an and attempted to kill a
industrial sander on a third.
Shot and killed two
healthy ponies, threw a Murdered his wife,
David Richard Davis wine bottle at a pair of Shannon Mohr Davis, for
kittens, hunted with insurance money.
Peter Kurten Tortured dogs, practiced mMrdered or attempted to
The Dusseldorf Monster bestiality while killing murder over 50 men,
the animal. women, and children.
Would place a dog and a
cat in a crate with a
partition between them. Raped and killed nine
Albert De Salvo After starving the women by strangulation.
The Boston Strangler animals for several He would often pose the
days, he would remove bodies in a shocking
the partition and watch manner after death.
them kill each other.
Killed six people in
random attacks. One
Richard Trenton Davis Bit the heads off birds, police officer who was
The Vampire Killer of drained animals for at the scene of the
Sacramento their blood, killed first murder confessed
animals for their organs.to having nightmares
about the crime for
Set fire to his own dog, Went on a shooting spree
Sparkles. He poured which killed two girls
Luke Woodham accelerant down her ages 16 and 17 after
throat and set fire to stabbing his mother to
her neck both inside and death. He is 16 years
Jun Hase, and battered
``Kobe Killer'', as Beheaded a cat and to death a 10-year-old
yet unnamed 15 year old strangled several girl with a hammer and
boy in Japan pigeons. assaulted three other
children in separate
His grandmother forced Killed Stephen Dempsey
him to kill and with a bow and arrow.
Richard William Leonard multilate cats and And killed Ezzedine
kittens when he was a Bahmad by slashing his
Shot and killed five
Jamie Paxton, 21
Tom Dillion Randomly shot people's Claude Hawkins, 49
pets. Donald Welling, 35
Kevin Loring, 30
Gary Bradely, 44.
At the age of thirteen,
Smith bludgeoned Derrick
Robie aged four to
At the age of nine he death. Smith lured the
Eric Smith strangled a neighbor's little boy into the
cat, a Siamese. woods, choked him,
sodomized him with a
stick, then beat him to
death with a rock.
When his dog had
Jack Bassenti puppies, he buried all Raped and murdered three
but one of them alive. women.
Shot thirteen young men
David Berkowitz Poisoned his mother's and women.
Son of Sam parakeet out of jealousy. Two people died and at
least two suffered
Thanks goes to Crystal Gill for correcting errors regarding D. Berkowitz.
Repeatedly threw a Killed a young girl...
Arthur Shawcross kitten into a lake until after serving 15 and 1/2
the kitten drowned from years in prison, killed
exhaustion. 11 more women.
These are a few of the killers who started with animals and progressed to people.