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Podcast:Animal charity horrified as distressed dog dumped in Roscommon bog

Apr 16, 2021 21:04 By Shannonside News
Podcast:Animal charity horrified as distressed dog dumped in Roscommon bog Podcast:Animal charity horrified as distressed dog dumped in Roscommon bog
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Animal activists have expressed shock after a collie dog was dumped in a bog in Roscommon yesterday; beside what is believed to be the bodies of other dogs.

Volunteers with Roscommon SPCA rushed to the incident which was reported on Thursday afternoon between Castlerea and Ballymoe by a woman out for a walk in the area.The dog was found beside a dirty duvet and a bowl of water as well as a crate submerged in a water hole nearby which it is suggested may contain the bodies of other dogs, or perhaps puppies

The collie was removed from the scene and later discovered to have a significant infection and Roscommon SPCA says that the incident was especially cruel on the dog and very upsetting for its volunteers.

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Bridget Bannon is a volunteer with the Roscommon SPCA spoke with the Joe Finnegan show.

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