An elderly dog, in poor health, was killed after being abandoned at a park in Hamilton, Ohio. According WLWT News, the senior beagle, covered in tumors, was abandoned at Veterans Park on Monday by a man driving a silver Ford Explorer.
By the time that humane officers responded to the area, the dog was dead – hit by a car and killed. Her body was found on Pyramid Hill. Now the authorities are hoping to find the person who abandoned her. Anyone with information is asked to call Supervisor K. Merbs at 513-785-6542 and provide reference number A40398697.
In related news, two beagles were thrown from a moving vehicle in New York. One of the abandoned dogs was so severely injured that a leg had to be amputated. A huge reward, over $16,000 is offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever is behind the cruel act. Read more about this disturbing story here.
(Stock image of a beagle via Pixabay)
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