Dog riddled with cancer found collapsed and tied up in park

A dog riddled with cancer collapsed after someone left him tied up to some railings at a park in London.

Passers-by at Clissold Park, in Stoke Newington, initially thought the dog had been left temporarily by its owner when they first spotted him at around 8pm on Wednesday.

However, when they noticed he was still there an hour later they grew concerned and contacted the RSPCA.

Animal-welfare officers arrived to find the dog, a brindle and white Staffordshire bull terrier,...
source: Metro

2018-10-19 15:44
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