A teenage girl in Louth, U.K., dumped her boyfriend and contacted the authorities after finding a graphic video on a cell phone of her dog being sexually assaulted by her now former boyfriend, reported Thursday's Grimsby Telegraph.
The 18-year-old girl who made the disturbing discovering is Amber Hickling and she was so traumatized by what she saw that she is receiving counseling and she decided to rehome her dog because she could no longer "look her in the eye."
"When I found the video I felt sick. I was shaking and crying. I just couldn't believe it.
"I would have been surprised to catch him cheating, but to catch him having sex with my dog was wrong on a different level.
The dog, a four-year-old Staffordshire bull terrier named "Rudi," was sexually assaulted by 19-year-old Wayne Bryson, who has managed to skirt jail time, despite the repulsive nature of his crime.
A court determined that Bryson had "30 seconds of madness," and indicated that he has suffered enough as a result of his own actions.
Gordon Holt, who defended Bryson, stated:
Mr Bryson's entire life has been swept away for 30 seconds of madness. He recorded it. He does not know why, but he has not circulated it.
"The consequences are extensive and will continue to blight his life.
"His family have disowned him and his girlfriend has ended their relationship."
Though Bryson will not spend time in jail, he is required to stay away from animals for the rest of his life and he must sign the Sex Offenders' Register for seven years.
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