Puppy recovering from beating in Baytown

A that was severely beaten over the weekend at a Baytown apartment complex is at a Houston- foster home, a Baytown city official said.

The suspect in the beating, Marcus Kordale Bush, 22, faces a felony cruelty to animals charge after his neighbor recorded him beating the 4- to 6-month old puppy on April 10 on Garth Road, an investigator said. Bush was released jail this weekend after posting $ 5,000 bail, court records show.

Bush has been released from his duties as children's gymnastics coach at Texas Academy of Acrobatics and Gymnastics in Baytown pending the outcome of the investigation, school officials announced Tuesday.

Meanwhile, Anuk, a pit-bull mix, is in good condition despite some bruises and stitches he suffered in the beating, said city spokeswoman Patti Jett.

“He's been through a traumatic experience and we want to make sure that he recovered in a home setting and not a kennel,” she said. “He's also evidence in a pending criminal case and it's important that he also is secure and safe.”

Bush's neighbor said he heard a dog yelping outside an apartment across the street from his house and grabbed his video camera, according to Baytown police. The April 10 footage, provided to police, shows a man striking a

… Continue reading here.
puppy – Yahoo! News Search Results

[wprebay kw=”puppy” num=”0″ ebcat=”-1″]

Bestsellers and Hot Products

You May Also Like These Topics...

For Swiss disaster rescue dogs , the job – and training – never ends

Dogs from the REDOG rescue program, based outside Berne, have seen duty worldwide, from Japan to Turkey to Costa Rica, to sniff out victims buried in the rubble of earthquakes. Hinterkappelen, Man's best friend – in this case a six-year-old Welsh border collie named – lies relaxed but attentive on the floor of […]

Activists seeking puppy mill ban, starts locally

BRANFORD, Conn. (AP) — Five months after her beloved boxer died, told a group at the local animal shelter she wasn't ready for a new dog yet. ‘‘I said my next dog would find me,” Nicholson said. An abandoned 1-year-old black Labrador mix, thirsty and scared, began following Nicholson around town 24 […]

Dog Eats Candy-Covered Volcano Homework Ending in Emergency Surgery

Nov 21, 2013 3:56pm It's the oldest story in the book: “The dog ate my homework.” However, for , 13, of Englewood, Colo., who slaved away for hours on her candy-covered project, that story became painfully true not only for her, but for her poor dog, Reggie. The 2-year-old yellow Labrador got ahold […]

Dogs ease veterans' trauma at Bay Area VA center

MENLO PARK — The knew something was wrong. He refused to leave the side of Sandro Navarro, repeatedly nuzzling the troubled man, trying to comfort him. It was the anniversary of that terrible 2003 day in Iraq when Navarro was the first to arrive at a blast scene that killed two friends […]

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Previous Post
Dog News

Dogs Deployed Nationwide After Boston Attack

Next Post
Female Dog Names

Video: Dog Names For Females

Leave a Reply

Available for Amazon Prime