Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Pets
  3. Dogs

Angry neighbor shoots and kills small dog left outside

See also

A frustrated Tulare, Calif., man shot and killed his neighbor's little dog who was barking during the night, reported Friday's ABC 30 News.

Last week, Leticia Davis' Chihuahua, "Nike," died several hours after allegedly being shot by 48-year-old Bryan Martin.

Davis told ABC 30 that she heard her neighbor yell during the night:

Sometimes he's nice and then sometimes he's like, like that night,

Monday night he said, 'you better shut up or I'm going to shoot you! You better shut up or I'm going to shoot you!

Despite hearing the angry tirade, Davis left her barking dog outside throughout the night.

The following morning, the dog was lifeless on the dirt - Davis believed that Nike was dead when she touched his motionless body, but the dog moved after being picked up.

The wounds ultimately proved to be fatal and Nike died a short time later.

Martin was arrested for felony animal cruelty.

Continue reading: Dog stabbed to death while trying to defend guardian

If you would like to continue receiving the latest animal related news, tips and advice, please click the "Subscribe" icon which is located near the top, left portion of this column. It is free and anonymous to sign up.

Follow the National Dog News Examiner on Facebook and Twitter!

I am human, if you see a typo, please let me know. Questions, comments or story ideas can be emailed to Eims1@live.com. Please note - due to the heavy volume of emails received, I am unable to respond to each and every request, but they are all appreciated!

Advertisement

Life

  • Transgender cop
    A transgender police officer is stepping down from her position to run for office
    Video
    Political Office
  • Easter eggs
    Craft delicate, hand-painted eggs with flowers and other designs celebrating spring
    Camera
    Easter Eggs
  • Subway message
    Subway customer finds 'Big Mama' written on her order
    Video
    Subway Message
  • Working from home
    Working from home can be an exciting venture. Get tips to ensure productivity
    Camera
    Get Tips
  • Limes
    Rising cost of limes could be putting the squeeze on your favorite restaurant
    Expensive Limes
  • Pope Francis
    Religion: Pope Francis instructs how to fight against Satan
    Morning Mass

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!