When officers arrived at the place where it was hung high, the dog was still alive
Two agents of the Arteixo Local Police last night rescued a puppy who was about to die by hanging if the security forces did not stop him.
The agents received the warning from a neighbor who warned of the presence of a dog hanging from a tree in a field of the parish of Swabian, in Arteixo.
A patrol that was near the area quickly responded to the call and found that he had a rope around his neck and that he had been hung from a considerable height with the clear intention of causing the death of the animal., Although he was alive.
The officers proceeded to remove the rope and down the tree. When was loose, they found that the animal was in a perfect state of health. They then proceeded to follow the standard protocol in these cases and the puppy was transferred to the Kennel that manages the As MARIà‘AS Consortium.
Crime of animal abuse
The municipal police are now trying to find out the identity of the person who has hung the dog, will fall within that a crime of animal abuse. It also, also requested cooperation of citizens to give the author of the facts.
The animal, It is located in the As MARIà‘AS Consortium Kennel, It can be adopted.
Those who are interested should please contact this service.