They investigate a case of animal abuse suffered by a hound in La Orotava
Agents of the service of protection of nature (Seprona) of the Guardia Civil in Puerto de la Cruz (Tenerife) are investigating a man as the alleged perpetrator of a crime of animal abuse and neglect.
The incident occurred when the Civil Guard officers received an alert citizen, who recounted how he had been witness to the existence of a dog breed podenco in the municipality of La Orotava and that was with serious injuries in the neck due to a rope that was attached.
After appearing in person at the place and see the facts, Seprona agents delivered the animal in veterinary departments of the municipality of La Orotava to continue investigations, since it was not the call sign microchip
Once they were able to find and identify the owner of the animal, is instructed proceedings in which investigates this person for an alleged crime of animal abuse and neglect of domestic animal. Educated proceedings have been available to the Court of Guardia de La Orotava.
Civil Guard reminds citizens that, in order to collaborate with the problem of animal abuse, anyone who had knowledge of similar facts can be contacted by the Seprona unit in its demarcation through the telephone of the Guardia Civil 062.