Saturday, November 1st, 2008
Photo by Janie Southard/The Daily Standard

Jewels, a Doberman mix, chews on a hoof at the Auglaize County Animal Shelter. The dog is recovering from massive head injuries she received from being beaten with an aluminum baseball bat. The offender, her owner's ex-boyfriend, remains in jail. According to police reports, he beat the animal to get revenge on the dog's owner.

Related online story:
WAPAKONETA - Well, she's just lovely in her lavender sweater and offers a heartfelt welcome to anyone who comes in. She carries her cow hoof over for their inspection. But, it's look, don't touch. And she whisks it quickly back to her well-appointed cage for safe keeping. [More]
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