Gera The police in Gera, Thuringia, investigate a dog owner. He is accused of torturing his Chihuahua and thereby violating the animal welfare law.
A dog owner mistreated his chihuahua in Gera and thrown him from a bridge. Policemen noticed the badly injured little dog, led by his drunken owner on a leash by Gera.
The animal offered a pathetic sight, said a police spokesman on Sunday. Therefore, the officials had decided to control. In the incident on Friday evening, the man had admitted tormenting the dog and thrown from a bridge of the White Elster on the shore area.
The police handed over the injured dog to the animal rescue. Investigations are ongoing against the animal abusers for violation of the Animal Protection Act.