Two Men Caught on Camera Throwing Unwanted Dog Over 12-Foot-High Shelter Fence

An animal shelter is seeking two people who were seen abandoning a dog by throwing it over a 12-foot-high fence.

Footage of the disturbing incident was posted to Facebook by the rescue center in Pontevedra, Galicia in north west Spain.

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In the video, someone can be seen getting out of a red car, walking over to the fence and attempting to throw the animal.

When that doesn't work, he gets the assistance of another man, climbs up the fence and throws the pup.

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The non-profit writes on Facebook that they threw him as if he was a sack of trash.

Thankfully the dog survived. Although he is scared and confused, the animal shelter says that he's doing fine. He doesn't have a microchip so it hasn't been easy find the people who left him.

The shelter says they reported the incident to authorities and are waiting for the men to be identified.

The surveillance video on Facebook has been viewed more than three million times and they are urging others to share the video in an effort to find the former owners.


Esto que veis en las imágenes ocurrió ayer en la prote sobre las 21.30. Estos desgraciados no tuvieron reparo, a plena...

Posted by Protectora de animales Os palleiros on Friday, 7 August 2015

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