• Police K-9 Separated From Partner After Video Surfaces Showing Abuse

    18 days ago - By iHeart Dogs

    WARNING: Pictures and video might be sensitive to some readers.
    The video is tough to watch for anyone with a heart, especially dog-lovers.
    A K-9 police officer in Salisbury, N.C., has been been “administratively separated” from his K-9 partner, Zuul, after a minute-long video surfaced of him yelling at the 4-year-old German Shepherd, choking him by his leash, then throwing the dog against a police vehicle before tossing him in the backseat and striking him with his hand.
    Police footage emerges
    The video, first obtained by WJZY-TV of Charlotte, appears to be body camera footage from...
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