Wed Aug 1, 2012, 07:35 PM
Omaha Steve (38,762 posts)
Dog hurt in Omaha domestic dispute euthanized
By Sam Womack
The Nebraska Humane Society was forced to euthanize a Chihuahua after it was kicked during a domestic dispute.
Omaha police were called Tuesday night to a house near Miller Park and found the severely injured dog lying in the street, said Mark Langan, director of field operations for the Humane Society.
Witnesses told police that a 28-year-old man had kicked the dog off a retaining wall, Langan said.
Investigators rushed the dog, named Honey, to an emergency clinic, but it couldn’t be saved.
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Wed Aug 1, 2012, 07:44 PM
LeftofObama (3,770 posts)
1. Throw the book at that f**ker!
"Langan said he planned to speak with the Douglas County Attorney’s Office to determine if the dog’s death falls under a state law regarding animal abuse.
That law applies when an animal is tortured, repeatedly beaten or mutilated, and carries a maximum sentence of five years in prison, a $10,000 fine or both."
Response to Voice for Peace (Reply #4)
Wed Aug 1, 2012, 08:03 PM
pepito (51 posts)
5. me too
i rescue animals,have a nice little farm,but this is too sad,and the poor thing is already dead,lets just all work to eradicate this horrible behavior