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 showLady 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:

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