Humane Society International (HSI-India) shared that two minors had been arrested in relation to a video of a tortured dog in January. The group applauded local police in Vijayawanda, India for their swift action. The two boys tortured a dog by hurling it in the air to shoot a video.

Andhra Pradesh Police shared on Twitter that they were investigating the case and shared that animal abuse was unacceptable. The complaint was filed against the minors.

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A tweet from HSI India, read, “Thank you @APPOLICE100 for your prompt action. Recognising that animal abuse unchecked is highly likely to lead to further crimes against other vulnerable members of the society, like women & children, is crucial to controlling violence in society at large. Kudos to you.”

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The police said that action would be taken against those that violate the laws regarding animal cruelty. Here’s the video:

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Animal abuse is never acceptable! Read another horrible story of animal abuse in India, this time concerning dolphins. 

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