SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Sheriff’s Department and animal control have arrested a person accused of leaving a chihuahua-mix pet with a broken leg in a dumpster for several days final month.
4-month-previous Rocky is operating around and having fun with life like several pleased pup would. Nevertheless, the chihuahua-combine is lucky to be alive.
On February 25, Rocky was found in a dumpster at an condo complicated buried underneath ft of garbage. The canine was dehydrated and affected by a extreme damaged again leg.
“She was terrified somewhat shut down,” Animal Control Officer Rebecca Fenton stated. “In all probability had been eating the rubbish that she was surrounded by, that is how she survived. But she was unwell from that.”
Unfortunately, veterinarians determined the leg had to be amputated.
The San Francisco District Lawyer’s Office stated fifty nine-yr-previous Ronald Louis Jones is now dealing with expenses of animal cruelty.
Jones is accused of beating the canine and throwing it down a three-story trash chute.
Rocky spent 4 days and four nights without any meals or water.
“The information are, you recognize, quite atrocious and we’re very concerned about what transpired.”
The puppy obtained the identify Rocky for enduring by means of the horrible expertise. She’s now receiving care from a foster facility and she or he’s additionally getting a new residence with a well-known face…Rebecca Fenton.
“Sure, my husband and I are adopting Rocky. We now have room in our family. We have now one small dog now and we might love for her to have a sister and Rocky is gonna be Darla’s sister.”
It was by way of security footage, that officers have been capable of determine the suspect, Ronald Louis Jones.