An animal rescue is hoping to determine the individual chargeable for dumping a small canine in a trash can at a welcome heart off a Georgia freeway.
The Hart County Animal Rescue in Hartwell, Ga., wrote in a Fb submit the canine, which has been named Caroline, was present in a trash can at a welcome heart Tuesday on native Interstate 85.
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“YES! some piece of scum determined to simply trash her,” the middle added within the submit, which had greater than 5,000 shares as of Wednesday afternoon.
The canine — which weighs 6 kilos and is probably a chihuahua or a chihuahua combine, WYFF4 reported — was “freezing, moist, hungry and scared” when an unidentified individual heard it crying from contained in the trash can and pulled her out.
Shortly after, Caroline was taken to Lavonia Animal Hospital the place she acquired the “medical consideration and love she deserves,” officers with the Hart County Animal Rescue heart mentioned.
Whereas the canine nonetheless must be spayed and requires “different grownup vetting,” the middle is taking purposes for these curious about adopting Caroline, although she won’t be able to go to a brand new house for quite a lot of days.
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A spokesperson for the Hart County Animal Rescue Heart instructed Fox Information there aren’t any leads but on who might have dumped the pup, noting there weren’t any cameras on the aspect of the constructing the place she was discovered.
That mentioned, the small canine seems to be in higher spirits now that she’s been rescued, the spokesperson added.