Tampa dog shot 26 times with BB gun recovering

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In Tampa, Florida, a Labrador retriever and pit bull mix is recovering after having been shot 26 times with a BB gun on Wednesday, reports AbcNewslola the dog bb gun

The eight-year-old dog named Lola was rushed to an emergency veterinarian hospital where 15 of the silver pellets were removed; one of the shots hit her in the head believed to have been from close range. The dog will need further treatment to remove the rest.Lola the dog bb gun 2

According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office,  investigators are currently reviewing social media posts for clues to identify the dog’s attacker. Information about the despicable deed has allegedly been posted, and authorities are following the leads. The culprit faces animal cruelty charges.

“She is an innocent animal. She’s been traumatized and I feel every pellet is a reminder,” stated Lola’s owner, Noelle Perez. ” Lola the dog bb gun 3

As to being a miracle pooch, Lola is quite amazing. The dog already survived cancer and continues to recover. Lola needs X-rays to locate the remaining BBs; a fund to help the family with her veterinary expenses can be found here.

(Images AbcNews and GoFundMe)

 

8 replies
  1. Barkley's Mom says:

    Some disgusting POS used Lola for target practice! I hope the monster is found and dealt with. Speedy recovery Lola.

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    • Barkley's Mom says:

      It all comes back to not leaving your pets outside when you aren’t there. The days that your pet is safe on your property even though contained in a fence are gone!. There are too many monsters out there just looking for a pet to do something like this to, it’s a horrible world we live in.

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  2. Lisa morris says:

    What the is wrong with humans and kids today the only way this is going to stop is to find the scum and inflict the same pain on them these idiots need to feel the pain

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  3. VIRGINIA GREEN says:

    KIDS DO THE STUFF BECAUSE THEY SEE OTHER PEOPLE DOING IT AND EVEN ON TV THEY SEE IT.WHO DID IT SHOULD BE SHOT FIRST LIKE THE DOGS WAS,THEN JAIL THEM WITH PEOPLE WHO CARES ABOUT ANIMALS LIVES.LET THE JAIL SHOW THEM WHAT THEY DID TO THE 2 DOGS AND HOW IT FEELS ALSO.

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  4. Maureen Oleary says:

    I’m so sad at what is going on with our special pets. Imagine being shot 26 times with at pellet gun. I’d like to do the same thing to them to see how it feels. I wish you a speedy recovery Lola, and a place where you can find love, unconditional love sweetie. Thank you to everyone that helped in her rescue.

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