In Sunbright, Tennessee, a mother dog and her puppies’ mouths were glued shut in a cruel act. The dogs were discovered over the July 4th weekend – their owner had been in the hospital.
According to the rescue organization, Senior Dog Lodge and Animal Rescue, the dogs were found in the Petros community. Thanks to neighbors and the rescue organization, the dogs were rescued.
“… At some point over the last couple days with there (sic) owner in the hospital someone glued their mouths shut. This is animal cruelty. It takes a sick person to do this! This happened in Petros, TN.
If you know anything about this please contact us! Mom and puppies are safe and doing well, but this could have had a tragic ending if not for the help of the neighbors. If you know something, say something. People who are cruel to animals can often be a danger to people too, especially children.
The glue from the dog and her puppies has been removed, and all are expected to make a full recovery. The owner reports the dogs are all doing well.
Anyone with information about this act of animal cruelty, is asked to contact the rescue. The owner of the dogs has offered a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for this heinous act.