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Shelter Bids Sad Farewell to Abused Dog

Animals  (tags: abused dog, starved, cancer, suffering, rescued, shelter, died, heartbreaking, RIP )

- 3510 days ago -
A severely neglected dog that captured hearts across the GTA this summer has died. Phoenix, the blond chow chow that was found emaciated and covered with open sores in Courtice in August, was put to sleep Friday at


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Tuesday October 6, 2009, 9:11 am
That is just so heart breaking... dont know how anyone could abuse and neglect their pets like this.. I hope they get the book thrown at them for this.. it is totally unacceptable

Gillian M (218)
Tuesday October 6, 2009, 4:11 pm
At least Phoenix had a little time with caring foster parents and died with dignity.

liz c (827)
Wednesday October 7, 2009, 6:56 am
Poor baby--I hope he had some love in his life prior to being found. Death was probably a gift. RIP Phoenix.

Gorilly Girl (339)
Wednesday October 7, 2009, 6:58 am
Gillian so correct he did find love finally...Bless his soul.

Big gOirly Hgs

Stephen B (2)
Wednesday October 7, 2009, 6:03 pm
I'd like to see the owner put down before it happens again.

Kristen R (3)
Saturday April 24, 2010, 6:00 am
Noted with sadness. I hope his next life is kinder than this one was.
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