Missing staffy Pepper's 'brother' subjected to beating by 14 stone thug
Hulking thug John McLellan subjected a dog to such a violent beating that it urinated blood, a court heard.
And the violent attack meant further heartbreak for owner Denise Jaffray - whose other dog Pepper agonisingly disappeared this year.
In a plea to find Pepper, she told the Gazette how both Staffordshire Bull Terriers were like the children doctors told her she couldn’t have.
But 14st brute McLellan stuck the boot into her helpless dog Bam after claiming the dog bit his nose.
Teesside Magistrates’ Court heard claims that the 36-year-old subjected the dog to a prolonged 30 minute... read more
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