According to Sunday's NBC New York News, a large reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for starving a dog who was discovered inside of a suitcase in the Bronx, New York, days ago.
Abuse against animals is increasing dramatically and includes abuse against domestic, wild and captive such as circuses and zoos. Very rarely are offenders, when found guilty, barred from keeping or being involved with animals. This needs to change NOW!
He told KLTV it was "obvious no care was given to" Henry at the shelter. The pup was allegedly left for a week in a urine- and feces-filled cage with an untreated broken back..." Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
The ZCTF is hopeful in stopping this plan to sell baby elephants globally. These young animals will not even survive the trip away from their natural habitats and do so is like giving them a sentence of animal cruelty and inhumane treatment.
The 2-week-old pup, now named Scout, was saved from a short life thanks to a sharp-eyed Good Samaritan. While driving down Tryon Road in Wake County, North Carolina, a commuter spotted Scout being thrown out the window of a moving vehicle.