The Society for the protection of Animals (SPCA) of Suffolk county is offering a reward of $ 1,000 for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for abandoning 2 dogs in the woods adjacent to the Baptist Church, located at 70 Smith Road, Ridge, on the 21st of August.
The office of Animal Control of the City of Brookhaven received a call that two dogs were tied to a tree in the forest. A good samaritan saw the animals and provided them with food and water. Originally, she heard the dogs cry the 21st of August and went to look for them in the forest on the 22nd of August. At that time he called to report that the dogs had been abandoned.
A person convicted by the abandonment of animals could be declared guilty of a misdemeanor, with a sentence of imprisonment of up to one year and / or a fine of up to $1,000. The individual could also be accused of negligence, failure to provide shelter and proper violations of bondage.
If anyone recognizes the dogs, who appear in the photo, please contact the SPCA of Suffolk County, by calling (631) 382-7722. All calls will be kept confidential.