HOUSTON (FOX 26) - An emaciated puppy trapped in a hot car for about an hour was broken out by an animal cruelty investigator after temperatures inside reached 125 degrees. The puppy was also tangled in his leash.
The animal is being treated with IV fluids and watched closely overnight, according to the Houston SPCA.
PUPPY LEFT IN HOT CAR: @Pct1Constable animal cruelty investigator had to take immediate action to save a puppy left in a locked and hot vehicle. 4200 W 34th St. Approx 2pm. Located owner who says pup had been inside vehicle about 1 hr. Dog being treated/evaluated now. #hounews pic.twitter.com/MTaig3KTsM— Constable Alan Rosen Harris County Pct. 1 (@Pct1Constable) June 28, 2019
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