DES MOINES, Iowa- Des Moines police and the Animal Rescue League rescue a dog found with a muzzle soaked in urine and an electrical cord wrapped around it.
The ARL of Iowa and police found the dog in the 28-hundred block of Boston Avenue in mid-January. The dog's face was severely swollen and it was covered in feces.
Its bowl of water was full of blood.
The owner is a juvenile and he's been charged with one count of neglect in juvenile court.
The dog, nicknamed 'Bennie, is recovering.