UPDATE: Dog's condition sparks outrage, owner cited for neglect

UPDATE: Dog's condition sparks outrage, owner cited for neglect

July 25th, 2014 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

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UPDATE: A suspected case of animal neglect in Chattanooga has sparked outrage among hundreds of local animal lovers.

A picture of a bloated and boney dog sparked a lot of controversy on social media. Since Channel 3's initial story aired Monday, McKamey officers picked the dog up-and is now in vet care.

Animal control officers have cited the dog's owner with neglect for failure to take her to the vet after months of suffering. His name is not being released. The case will go to city court.

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