Gardaí launch investigation after dog is beaten to death in Ballinasloe

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Gardaí have launched a criminal investigation after a dog has been discovered beaten to death in Ballinasloe.

Shannonside FM reported that the incident happened at Hymany Park in Ballinasloe earlier this week.

It is understood that the 8-month-old dog was attacked and died inhumanely.

The dog’s body was discovered yesterday morning by a member of the public.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ballinasloe Garda Station at 09096-31890.

Last week, 16 puppies were rescued after being left without food and water and locked in a horse trailer.  

They were covered in fleas and lice, and had roundworm.

There are seven puppies fighting for survival after the co-ordinated rescue by Galway County Council’s dog control and veterinary services and Gardaí.