According to animal control the puppy was thrown against a wall, crushing her lungs and causing her to bleed to death. A new law took effect September 1, 2003 that makes cruelty to animals a felony in Nebraska. Nebraska is the 41st state to make animal cruelty a felony offense.
What You Can Do:
Contact legislators to urge them to make animal cruelty a felony offense in your state. Click here for a list of states in which animal cruelty is a felony: http://www.americanhumane.org/site/PageServer?pagename=ta_state_issues_cruelty_summary. Click here to find your elected officials: http://ga0.org/indefenseofanimals/home.html.