Vermont State Police say the dog was put in a trash bag in a culvert at Alta Gardens Mobile Home Park in the Town of Pownal.
A concerned resident told police the dog’s body had been dumped behind a trailer, according to investigators.
The dog was emaciated and showed significant signs of neglect, police said.
Police say the dog is a cream-colored pit-bull, aged between three to five years-old. The dog is missing its right eye. Police say he was wearing a recognizable collar.
Anyone with information is asked to call Vermont State Police at 802-442-5421. Information can also be submitted anonymously online at www.vtips.info or text "CRIMES" (274637) to Keyword: VTIPS
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