Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Puppy Survived Being Locked In Car For A Month In Impound Lot
The 12-week-old puppy, which has been named Kia, apparently survived by eating trash left in the car. The terrier and schnauzer mix didn't have access to water.
Toni Fugate, a spokeswoman for the city's animal shelter, says the puppy is dehydrated and malnourished but is expected to survive.
Records show that the car was towed to the lot April 8. A lot employee saw the dog Monday afternoon and called police, who broke into the car.
The Kansas Pet Project is working to find a foster home for Kia. She won't be available for adoption for some time.
Posted by David