Jasper, Dog Tangled to a Tree in Frigid Standing Water, Rescued & Doing Well

jasper before rescue

Click here to watch the Action News 5 story about Jasper, a dog who got tangled and stuck in ice-cold standing water. The Humane Society's cruelty investigator, with assistance from Memphis Animal Services officers, freed the dog (from a tweet that we received from Action News 5's Nick Kenney) and transported him to a vet, where he was hospitalized overnight for hypothermia, shock and an injured neck. Click the link and watch Action News 5 at 5 p.m. for an update on Jasper! You can donate toward the care of Jasper and other animals like him here: http://bit.ly/S57rES


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