Franklintown woman abandons puppies in remote area hoping ‘someone would find them’

A Franklintown, Louisiana woman has been charged with animal cruelty after a police officers spotted the woman abandoning a litter of puppies in a remote area. On Monday evening, Lieutenant James Holmes from the Franklinton Police Department observed a vehicle fleeing from the area; moments later the officer found several puppies near the road.

According to the Franklinton Police Department’s Facebook, officers stopped the vehicle and Rita Mooney admitted she had abandoned the puppies in hopes someone would find them. The puppies have been turned over to the Humane Society of Louisiana, and after they are evaluated by a veterinarian, will be made available for adoption.

Mooney has been charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty and released until her court date in August. Interested in adopting an adorable puppy? Contact the Humane Society of Louisiana here.

(Photo of Rita Mooney and puppies via Franklinton Police Department Facebook)

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11 replies
  1. dianaroby02 says:

    Wow. I will never understand people like this. Devoid of any compassion or empathy. She should never be allowed to have any animals much less children. She would ruin them and bring them up to be just as heartless to animals. And she’s only charged with a misdemeanor.

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  2. Barkley's Mom says:

    Leave puppies in a “remote” area in hopes they will be found? What is wrong with this scenario? Stupid woman, she needs a kick in the rear at the very least!

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  3. Marsha Flynn Squibb says:

    You stupid fckn fat redneck!!!!!Fix your dog so there are no more puppies!!!! In a remote area to be found?????No one is stupid enough to believe this!!!!!!

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  4. pennysdachshund says:

    She needs to be tied to a Tree and a couple jars of Honey spread on her like butter:: Hopefully she will be found :::: by a couple very hungry BEARS!!! Bitch

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  5. Tracy Whitcomb says:

    I hope the Bitch sits her ass in Prison for a very long time and “hope” they will find and rescue her. Stupid Bitch!!!!

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