Boys, 10 and 12, charged with dogfighting
Two boys — aged 10 and 12 — have been charged with fighting, baiting and cruelty to animals after deputies say they discovered the boys were operating a backyard dogfighting operation.
A neighbor called deputies in Orange County after the boys dumped a dead dog on his property. When deputies arrived to ask one of them about the allegations cops say the boy picked up a puppy and started beating it until deputies forced him to stop, according to Fox News in Orlando.
Three dogs were taken from the property after they were found covered with wounds, spray painted and living in unhealthy conditions.
Posted by jwoestendiek January 15th, 2010 under Muttsblog, videos.
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