A dog dragged behind a bike, and then subsequently beaten with the bike until he collapsed and became unconscious has been rescued and will never suffer again. On Wednesday evening, the Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue were called to help the shepherd mix now named Justice.
“We received a call about this poor dog that witnesses said had been being dragged behind a bike by a cord until he lost consciousness. After the dog lost consciousness the perpetrator then stopped the bike and began beating the dog with the bike. Thankfully some kind residents intervened and saved the dog from his abuser and then called us. This dog is now in critical condition and we are rushing him to a Veterinary hospital for emergency care.”
Volunteers jumped in to help providing Justice with life saving emergency care.
JUSTICE UPDATE. The sweet boy just rescued after being dragged behind a bike and then subsequently beaten with the bike after he collapsed and lost consciousness is now named Justice. He is currently receiving medical care at Center Line Veterinary Hospital. He has hair loss all over his back from being dragged and he also appears to have a bullet lodged in his side. He is an older boy around 7 or 8. He has been given pain meds and he is on fluids. Thankfully they don't see any broken bones. We will keep everyone updated as things progress. For those that would like to donate towards Justices' care please click on Detroitpitcrew.com or you can call Center Line Veterinary Hospital at 586-758-5620 to make a donation. Also and big shout out to all the kind residents that intervened for Justice and called us for help. This dog will survive and live a much happier life thanks to you all.
Posted by Detroit Pit Crew Dog Rescue on Wednesday, June 27, 2018
“He is currently receiving medical care at Center Line Veterinary Hospital. He has hair loss all over his back from being dragged and he also appears to have a bullet lodged in his side. He is an older boy around 7 or 8. He has been given pain meds and he is on fluids,” the organization posted on their Facebook page shortly after Justice’s rescue.
By Thursday morning, Justice has already shown marked improvement. He has no broken bones. His latest photos tells this boy’s story.
The rescue organization has met with authorities. There is an active investigation and an arrest is hoped to be made soon.
To donate towards Justice’s care please click on Detroitpitcrew.com or call Center Line Veterinary Hospital at 586-758-5620 to make a donation.
Get well soon Justice.
(Photos and video of dog dragged Detroit Pit Crew)
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