A Muhlenberg County Humane Society shelter dog, that was adopted a couple of months ago, was found laying on the side of the road with a gunshot wound to the head Wednesday. Now, the shelter needs your help to catch the criminal responsible.

Around noon yesterday, dog got loose from his leash and ran off but was later found by a good Samaritan. According to the Muhlenberg County Humane Society,

His name was Patriot. These are his intake pictures. He came into the shelter in September he was adopted a couple months ago. The adopters have been notified and they are heart broken he was about 10 years old.

Here is a pic of Patriot when he arrived at the shelter back in September.


Their Facebook pst is heartbreaking.

If anyone has information about who may have shot and killed the dog, you’re asked to contact the Muhlenberg County Humane Society.

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