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Pet Sitter Who Abused Beloved Senior Dog Gets Infuriatingly Lax Sentence

13 days ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

From Canada, we get horrifying news of dog abuse and torture that left an innocent senior dog near death.
And though it makes us sad to report, we think it is important to tell Xaskaa's story, especially in light of how ridiculously lenient the punishment for the abuser seems.
Photo via Instagram xaskaa the malinois
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