Scofflaw Leaves Dog in Truck in 30c Heat in Cornwall Ontario

Not sure what’s wrong with people in this world. The person who did this probably doesn’t wear masks during Covid either. Thanks to a good Samaritan Cornwall Police were called after the owners were confronted. Cornwall Police stated to CFN that the report has been made and that no charge has been laid yet. Ontario… Continue reading Scofflaw Leaves Dog in Truck in 30c Heat in Cornwall Ontario

Sick F*** Pleads Guilty to Killing & Hurting Kittens, but Not Bestiality in Cornwall Ontario 010820

Cornwall, a city with a world of possibilities, unless you’re an East End Kitten sadly. Today media released that one COREY DENNISON pled guilty to 12 counts of the 60 he was charged with. Original police release: CRUELTY TO ANIMALS, KILLING AN ANIMAL, BESTIALITY, CAUSE INJURY TO ANIMALS, BREACH Cornwall, ON – Corey Dennison, 29,… Continue reading Sick F*** Pleads Guilty to Killing & Hurting Kittens, but Not Bestiality in Cornwall Ontario 010820

Woman Has to Pay $1000 to Buy Back Her Dog – BOOMER is home! 110419

CFN viewers stepped up after our coverage of Boomer, the allegedly stolen German Shepherd. LINK The story saw over 40,000 pageviews and over 5,000 shares on social media. Sunday Rachel Lariviere was reunited with her dog Boomer! We spoke with her about what happened. Allegedly a Claude & Crystal Safner were advertising on Kijiji for… Continue reading Woman Has to Pay $1000 to Buy Back Her Dog – BOOMER is home! 110419

Stolen GERMAN SHEPHERD Reportedly Sold in CORNWALL AREA Owner Desperate NOV 1, 2019

HELLO, OUR BEAUTIFUL BOOMER HAS BEEN STOLEN in Sainte Barbe, QUEBEC, HE WAS SOLD IN YOUR AREA.  (CORNWALL /OTTAWA/ EASTERN ONTARIO)  If you bought a German shepherd in Sainte Barbe Qc, around the 13-17 of octobre please contact us.   Boomer has a family that miss him dearly.  We will REIMBURSE YOU ! We know you are not… Continue reading Stolen GERMAN SHEPHERD Reportedly Sold in CORNWALL AREA Owner Desperate NOV 1, 2019

Veterinary Tourism Taking Pet Owners from Ottawa to Cornwall Over to Massena NY by Jamie Gilcig 040219

When you have to face a decision too many pet owners deal with the last thing you want to do is worry about cost or questions about whether you’re a regular customer of a vet clinic. Yet that was exactly what happened to this writer when my beloved cat Sam was ready to cross the… Continue reading Veterinary Tourism Taking Pet Owners from Ottawa to Cornwall Over to Massena NY by Jamie Gilcig 040219

CFN Pre 10th Anniversary Banner Sale! $9.99 for January 2019!

It’s not everyday a business in Cornwall celebrates its 10th Anniversary! CFN has decided to do so by offering a heavily discounted banner ad deal for the Month of January 2019! E Interac us your payment to info@cornwallfreenews.com as well as emailing us your 300×250 (or smaller) ad banner and hyperlink. It’s that easy. Space… Continue reading CFN Pre 10th Anniversary Banner Sale! $9.99 for January 2019!

#OPP Rescue Service Dog Near Tay River 112918

  (Drummond North Elmsley Township, ON) – On Thursday November 29, 2018 two local officers from of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) rescued a therapy dog that had fallen through ice on the Tay River while on a walk.   The dog owner made a 911 call to OPP at 11:04am stating that she was approximately… Continue reading #OPP Rescue Service Dog Near Tay River 112918

Bad Politics Again Hit SD&G OSPCA as Fundraiser Turnout Falls #EPICFAIL 092418

Cornwall Ontario – The SD&G Ospca twice refused full year ad plans from this newspaper, one paid for by a local businessperson.    Playing politics instead of putting the animals first has led to tragic results. “This is one of our biggest fundraisers of the year,” said Carol Link, manager. “We had a low turnout… Continue reading Bad Politics Again Hit SD&G OSPCA as Fundraiser Turnout Falls #EPICFAIL 092418

Crazed Cat Lady Tries to Bully CFN into Coverage by Jamie Gilcig 082018

Cornwall Ontario – It’s odd, some of the requests we get for assistance.   As this newspaper is about to celebrate our tenth anniversary of somehow surviving in this culturally toxic town it never stops to astound me how entitled some people think they are? Our first two years we essentially said yes to everyone no… Continue reading Crazed Cat Lady Tries to Bully CFN into Coverage by Jamie Gilcig 082018

SIU – Dog Dead – Senior & Officers Wounded in Dog Attack of #OPP in Almonte 061318

SIU Investigating After Woman in Almonte Sustains Gunshot Wound Case Number: 18-PFI-177 Witness Assistance Fill Out a Witness Form Upload a Video Mississauga, ON (12 June, 2018) — The province’s Special Investigations Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the serious injury sustained today by a 64-year-old woman in Almonte. Preliminary information suggests the following: At approximately… Continue reading SIU – Dog Dead – Senior & Officers Wounded in Dog Attack of #OPP in Almonte 061318

Kingston Police Charge Man After Grabbing Dog’s Genitals & Woman’s Buttocks in Park 052318

  Police Bulletin Calls for Service Kingston Police had 150 calls for service during the 24 hour period starting from 5:00 a.m. on May 22, 2018. Of these, 104 calls occurred in the city central area, 28 in the west end, 11 in the east end, and 1 north of Highway 401. Some of these… Continue reading Kingston Police Charge Man After Grabbing Dog’s Genitals & Woman’s Buttocks in Park 052318

OSPCA & City Report Fail on Cat Issue in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 051818

Cornwall Ontario – It’s sad to see cat owners and kitties being used as pawns in a game that simply is about cash. At the root is the OSPCA wanting the cat control business in Cornwall.  Maybe they deserve it, but there are legitimate questions that need to be answered and they are refusing to… Continue reading OSPCA & City Report Fail on Cat Issue in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig 051818

Precedent Set Ins Peterborough as DEEP BISTA Sentenced to Lifetime Pet Ban & Jail Time 051618

  PETERBOROUGH, Ontario, May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On Monday of this week, precedent was set when a 32-year-old Peterborough man was convicted of animal cruelty under the Ontario SPCA Act. On May 14, 2018, Deep Bista pled guilty in a Peterborough Provincial Offences Court to three counts of causing an animal to be in distress. He was… Continue reading Precedent Set Ins Peterborough as DEEP BISTA Sentenced to Lifetime Pet Ban & Jail Time 051618

OSPCA & Cornwall Team Up for Cash Grab Cat By Law ? By Jamie Gilcig

Cornwall Ontario –   So is there really a feral cat issue in Cornwall or is there simply a political push to grab cash from overburdened cat owners in the River City? Reading a report to council it reeks as a money grab for the OSPCA and local vets. The OSPCA has offered the services of… Continue reading OSPCA & Cornwall Team Up for Cash Grab Cat By Law ? By Jamie Gilcig

TYRONE LAMOUREUX of Cornwall Charged – Injuring Dog by Choking 051418

CRUELTY TO ANIMALS Cornwall, ON – Tyrone Lamoureux, 31, of Cornwall was arrested May 12th, 2018 and charged with injuring an animal. It is alleged on May 11th, 2018 the man choked his dog and police were contacted to investigate. On May 12th, 2018 the man was taken into custody, charged accordingly and released to… Continue reading TYRONE LAMOUREUX of Cornwall Charged – Injuring Dog by Choking 051418

MARK GEORGE of Ottawa Charged in Cornwall Drugs Assault Injuring Animal 122017

BREAK AND ENTER, ASSAULT, MISCHIEF, BREACH A 32-year-old Cornwall man was arrested on December 19th, 2017 and charged with break and enter, assault, mischief and breach of recognizance for failing to notify a change of address. It is alleged on December 5th, 2017 the man forced his way into his ex-girlfriend’s residence, damaged the door… Continue reading MARK GEORGE of Ottawa Charged in Cornwall Drugs Assault Injuring Animal 122017

3 Teenage Girls Charged – Theft & Abandoning Dog to Elements in Kingston 120617

  Police Bulletin Calls for Service Kingston Police had 141 calls for service during the 24 hour period starting from 5:00 a.m. on December 5, 2017. Of these, 96 calls occurred in the city central area, 27 in the west end, 3 in the east end, and 1 north of Highway 401. Some of these… Continue reading 3 Teenage Girls Charged – Theft & Abandoning Dog to Elements in Kingston 120617

The OSPCA Needs to Stop Playing Politics in Cornwall – by Jamie Gilcig 120117

Cornwall Ontario – Over a year ago a local business person donated a sum of money to CFN because he wanted our local OSPCA to advertise to help find homes for stray cats in our area after hearing about issues about the difficulties the shelter was experiencing with overload. The local affiliate did not accept… Continue reading The OSPCA Needs to Stop Playing Politics in Cornwall – by Jamie Gilcig 120117