NCSPCA Reports Pit Bull Puppy Butchered - Ears & Leg Removed
By Long Island News & PR Published: January 29 2014
The SPCA will be raising funds to help care for the puppy, and is working to find the person responsible for this heinous act.
January 29, 2014 - Huntington, NY - The Nassau County SPCA will be holding a press conference on Thursday, January 30th at 11:30am at My Pets Vet located at 448 West Jericho Turnpike, Huntington, NY. Detective Robert Sowers, a spokesman for the Nassau County SPCA, says "We are asking the public and animal lovers to help us in our efforts to raise funds for the needed surgeries and care that this poor puppy faces. More importantly, for this sweet little girl who has been named "Miss Harper" we have to find a loving home." She has been receiving wonderful care by Dr. Bridget Brooke and her staff since the Nassau County SPCA brought her to My Pets Vet in September.
Det. Sowers adds "We have been working with the New York State Attorney General's Office and there is an ongoing criminal investigation into who is responsible for this puppy's condition."
For more information about the Nassau County SPCA, click here. To donate, click on the "Donate" Tab on their website.
To donate directly to Miss Harper’s recovery, click here.
Update – January 31, 2014 – The Nassau PBA announced that it would donate up to $5,000 to Miss Harper’s medical expenses, but there is more work to be done.
Warning: The image below may be unsettling for viewers.