Dog, seven puppies set on fire in Paravur
Kochi: A female dog and its seven puppies were set ablaze at Manjali in Paravur on Monday. The puppies, which suffered severe burns, died. Animal rights activists have taken the dog and ensured medical care.
The dog and puppies were burned alive at a private plot in Manjali. According to preliminary reports, two women are behind the brutal act. Visuals of the incident have also come out.
The mother dog had a narrow escape as it managed to run away from the flames.
A woman who noticed the injured dog informed Daya, an animal protection group. They took the dog to a veterinary hospital.
The activists have decided to lodge a complaint with the police.