ISLE OF WIGHT, Va. (WVEC) -- PETA is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information on a disturbing case of sexual abuse of a dog after vets found the plastic end of a broom handle lodged in her backside..
Huggles was picked up as a stray dog by a family on Tyler Drive in Windsor on April 29.
According to Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office the vets performed dental work, removed a tumor and spayed her. After the surgeries, she continued to suffer from discharge, bleeding and lethargy.
During a follow up surgery on June 14, the vets revealed that a plastic end of a broom handle was lodged inside her.
The Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office is currently leading the investigation into who is responsible for the apparent sexual abuse of the dog.
Anyone with information about this case is encouraged to call the Isle of Wight County Sheriff's Office Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or 757-357-2151.