Bio: David, 64, and Judy, "in the mid-60s," live in south Eugene with Rusty, their 12-year-old Finnish Spitz
A court heard that the Rottweiller and Finnish Spitz
died a "hideous" death in temperatures of at least 50 celsius.
Magistrates at Guildford, Surrey, were told how the rottweiller and a Finnish spitz
dog would have suffered in temperatures of at least 130F when Percy left them for three hours in the back of a car.
Leslie Carlson's 8-year-old Finnish spitz
, Pyrite, couldn't stay under the 53-second cap, finishing the course in just over 103 seconds.
Some of the rarest breeds within the city limits include the Finnish Spitz
, Komondor and the Pharaoh Hound.
The court had been told how the rottweiller and a Finnish spitz
dog would have suffered hideously as they baked in temperatures of at least 50C (130F) after Percy had left them for three hours in the back of a Volvo car,
A vet said the dogs - a Rottweiler and a Finnish Spitz
- were subjected to cruelty of "a hideous nature" which, in his opinion, was inexcusable.