One of the dogs, a three-year-old brindle colored Boxer was malnourished and several others had open wounds to their head and ears.
All five dogs are receiving thorough medical care and AHS hopes to have the dogs up for adoption by next week.
Since the beginning of this month, the AAC has taken in more than 400 dogs and cats and of those.
While the dogs AHS rescued were from a Travis County animal cruelty investigation, last week, AAC took in five other dogs in another animal cruelty case in Austin.
If you would like to adopt the dogs at the Austin Humane Society, please call them at (512) 646-7387.
An 8-year-old was killed while standing outside of a vehicle which lost control during the icy conditions, DPS said.
Leander ISD is one of the fastest growing school districts in the state. Their latest demographic report shows a shift in the type of families moving into the district.
University of Texas System regents say they're planning to discuss the employment of Austin campus President Bill Powers, who has sparred with lawmakers and critics over his job in recent years.
Two people were robbed at gunpoint at an East Austin apartment complex Monday evening.
Because of her position as Travis County District Attorney, the deputies who arrested, booked, and restrained Rosemary Lehmberg last April admit they were worried her threats were legitimate.
In a last-minute surprise late Monday, U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman filed paperwork to challenge fellow Texas Republican and powerful incumbent John Cornyn for the U.S. Senate next year.