A dog hooked to his mistress's car dies after being dragged on the road

It was last Thursday in Crécy-en-Ponthieu (Somme) that this sordid scene took place: a dog was was dragged along the road while attached to his owner's vehicle. A cruel act he did not survive.

He was only 2 years and 5 months old. A very young age to die. But this data did not stop his mistress. In the early evening last week, the motorist has indeed strapped his dog to his vehicle before starting, reveals East Republican . This dog forced to tread the asphalt? It was Laïko, a Staffordshire bull terrier. Clinging to the car's hitch ball, the animal was thus dragged between Crécy-en-Ponthieu and Marcheville .

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A petition to punish the cruel owner

Laïko died instantly. Another driver, witness of the scene, was able to get his sad body after having managed to stop the car to which it was coupled. The woman driving fleeing in the same time

While the gendarmes investigate to try to find it, petition was born . Addressed to the public prosecutor, she claims justice for this small victim of human cruelty and has already received more than 8,000 supporters.

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