Mother dog ate her own puppy after sealed in wall for 17 days

In northern China, a mother dog that survived sealed inside of a cement block wall for 17 days, most likely ate her newborn puppy to survive. The case has sparked widespread outrage after news that a security guard trapped the mother dog with her pup inside of the wall because the dog had been aggressive towards people whenever anyone would try to approach her puppy.

According to the South China Morning Post, the mother was rescued at a housing estate in Hohhot, the capital of Inner Mongolia, after a group of volunteers received an anonymous tip via the video site Pear News, that the stray dog had been trapped. Rescuers broke through the wall and found the dehydrated dog close to death. There was no sign of her puppy.

“She looked like she had not drunk water for a long time,” a volunteer said in the video. “We gave her water and she drank many bowls.”

Rescuers think the puppy starved because the mother dog was unable to produce any milk. Internet users posted they thought the mother dog had been forced to eat her own puppy to survive.

Since the tragic tale of this dog went viral, the guard has continued to defend his actions contending the dog had bitten several people as they tried to approach the newborn puppy. The guard is not known to be facing any charges since there are no specific laws against animal cruelty in mainland China. Might everyone be reminded of the Yulin Dog Meat Festival where dogs, both stray and family pets are stolen from neighboring towns and cities and inhumanely slaughtered to be eaten for the summer solstice celebration.

This however is one of the lucky dogs. After she recovers, she will be adopted to a family who will love and care for her.

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8 replies
  1. Pamela Garlisch says:

    This only shows me the mentality of the people over there, they are barbarians and never will be anything more than that.

  2. Nancy Raymond says:

    This hunk of horse manure has NO viable reason for treating an animal so callously – and this being China it is hardly surprising that animal cruelty is tolerated and allowed to continue – Thank God there ARE people there who care and were able to save the mother – hopefully, she will fully recover. This maggot security guard needs a fatal encounter with an 18 wheeler – only wish I was driving it.

  3. Red says:

    China needs a massive overhaul on all things animal related. They are absolutely horrible when it comes to abuse and torture of animals.

  4. maxiemom says:

    Only mental midgets and heartless scum would fail to understand that the mother was protecting her puppy, and it’s more than obvious that the mother had great reasons for being protective.

    Bastard needs to be bricked up behind a wall, a la The Canterville Ghost, and left to rot.

  5. Christine Brown says:

    BLOODY BASTARD would love to do the same thing to you. Karma will get her revenge on you SCUMBAG I guarantee it The mother dog was defending her puppy that was why she tried to bite you
    RIP little one you didn’t deserve this I am glad to hear that the mother dog survived and will be adopted

  6. JEANETTE says:

    so mama was protecting her pup. anyone with common sense would know Not to go near her. what a dumb idiot. that guard should be put behind a wall for a few days. hope the poor mama is ok.

  7. susispot says:

    She was doing what a new mama does, protecting her baby. She should have been removed from the public place and given a quiet and private place to bond with her new pup. IDIOTS!


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