Is branding a dog considered abuse? If the answer is yes, then GN has some 'splainin' to do. This dog, reportedly a Mountain Cur, has been turned in to the Florence-Lauderdale Animal Shelter on College Street. The shelter wants to know its origins.
If you have any info on this dog, please call the shelter at 256-760-6676.
Now...who brands a dog? Some comments on the shelter Facebook site indicate those who hunt raccoons often do so. We were not aware of that. We were already pretty wary on those who hunt down any innocent animals just for fun, but this makes it that much worse if it's true.
Let's see what law enforcement makes of this...