Puppy Set on Fire

Beth Feldmann

FARMINGTON, Mo (KMOX) – A 3-week-old puppy is recovering after a man set it on fire.

It happened in Farmington, when a woman passing by saw the man toss the puppy in a ditch and light it on fire.  The woman put the fire out with her hand and then called for help.

Canines in Crisis rescued the little dog, an Australian Shepard mix now named Jeri.

Her fur was singed, but luckily it looks like there’s no serious injury to the pup.

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