Hamilton Police Assist in Rescuing Dog Involved in Animal Cruelty Incident

The Hamilton Police assisted in rescuing a dog that was reportedly being dragged by its owner on a street in Dundas, Ontario. A witness captured the incident on video, prompting action. Collaborating with Provincial Animal Welfare Services (PAWS), the police executed a warrant and successfully located and safely removed the dog. The dog has been handed over to animal welfare services for further assessment. PAWS is leading the ongoing investigation and will determine whether charges will be filed. Individuals with information about the incident are encouraged to contact PAWS through the Ontario Animal Protection Call Centre.