An extremely emaciated dog was found dead near the intersection of West Kalamazoo street and Rosemary Ave in Lansing Township this past Saturday morning. The male lab/pointer mix suffered a miserable death of neglect and starvation. A $500 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for this dog’s fate.

Ingham County Animal Control and Shelter posted this story on their Facebook page:

To report information regarding this case, please contact Animal Control at 517-676-8370 ext1, the anonymous tip line at 517-676-8376, or by email at reportanimalcruelty@ingham.org. Donations made to increase the reward can be made directly to Ingham County Animal Control, contact Kate Turner at 517-676-8318 for more information.

It may be too late to help this poor soul, but whoever is responsible should be held accountable in a court of law.