A canine was once left bloodied, chained and in ache after somebody dragged it, through automobile, down a concrete highway in Ohio, an animal rescue team says.
The black and white canine, named Oreo, is now within the care of Animal Charity of Ohio after being rescued Sunday, May 29, the gang stated in a Facebook submit.
The Youngstown Police Department answered to a morning telephone name from a witness and situated the injured animal out of doors a house at the town’s east facet.
Witnesses informed investigators that the canine have been dragged about 100 yards “then chained up in the backyard,” consistent with the gang. The automobile was once riding at round 35 mph, witnesses estimated.
A photograph shared within the submit presentations what seems to be blood splattered at the highway.
Rescuers sedated Oreo to regard her a large number of wounds, together with damaged ft on all 4 paws, and highway rash throughout her stomach. The pores and skin on Oreo’s paws was once additionally torn away throughout dragging.
“Despite the horrific abuse Oreo just endured she is still wagging her tail and wants to be held,” the submit stated. “We will continue to monitor throughout the day, she is resting comfortably right now with pain medication and antibiotics on board.”
Police say a humane agent is investigating the incident and that fees could also be filed someday, TV station WFMJ reported.