ABUSE DOG STORY: HE SUFFERED MULTIPLE INJURIES AND WAS KEPT UNDER OBSERVATION FOR FEW DAYS.
Beating or abusing a dog is an irresponsible and heartless act. These people who can abuse dog and don’t feel guilty about it must be cruel and brutal people. These loving and cute furry friends are all about love and care. Abusing them is a heinous crime.
This poor dog was found abused and severely injured. Iowa City police found him in a serious condition after being kicked by a groomer at a local vet center. He suffered from broken ribs after the kick. Lucas Van Orden V, 22, admitted his crime for the police.
On July 9, Van Orden was grooming the poor dog at the local vet where he worked. A complaint was filed to the police about an abusive incident at the center. Van Orden kicked the dog causing him serious injuries including rib fractures and bruising of the lungs.
Van Orden worked at Creature Comfort Veterinary Center in northeast Iowa City. The owners of the dog weren’t identified. The police explained the dog was kept in a pet emergency under observation for the following days of the incident.
On Thursday July 28, the police arrested Van Orden and he was charged with an animal abuse and neglect crime. He was charged also with a simple misdemeanor, and was issued a citation. On August 25, he will receive his initial court.
The owners of Creature Comfort Veterinary Center explained that they are aware of an animal neglect incident that took place at their place.
They added that they don’t tolerate any kind of animal abuse such as this incident done by their groomer. The stated that they have discharged the groomer from his job, as soon as they knew about the incident.