YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A dog that humane agents say was chained to and dragged from a car on Youngstown’s East Side is now recovering at Animal Charity of Ohio.
According to a Facebook post from the Animal Charity of Ohio, witnesses say the dog, Oreo, was dragged by a car going approximately 35 mph for about 100 yards and then chained up in a backyard.
A humane agent got on the scene quickly and was with the dog, and Youngstown police were called to investigate.
The dog has at least two broken toes on each paw, as well as road rash and cuts on her legs.
According to the Facebook post, Oreo is recovering thanks to witnesses who saw the incident and likely saved her life.
Workers are closely monitoring her injuries.
So far, no one has been arrested yet.