WALDOBORO, Maine -- (NEWS CENTER) - Waldoboro police are investigating a case of animal cruelty where a 1 year-old dog was shot 80 to 100 times with a BB gun.
Officials say that the black lab, Lady, was taken to Lincoln County Animal Control and while they were attempting to spay the dog, they noticed the BB pellets. X-Rays show Lady was shot in the face, belly, and back. It also showed just how many times the dog was shot.
Lady has been adopted by a new family and all say she is doing well. A veterinarian says they will not remove the BB's for now.
Late Thursday police announced they had made an arrest in the abuse case. For more on that story click here: http://www.wcsh6.com/news/article/246756/112/Arrest-made-in-BB-gun-dog-abuse-case