Burned puppy, 'Webster', continues to improve at Newark shelter

"Webster," a puppy found last month with third-degree burns on his back, is continuing to improve at a Newark rescue facilty. Investigators believe the burns

Webster is still recovering from his injuries after

Webster is still recovering from his injuries after he was burned last month. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

NEWARK - "Webster," a puppy found last month with third-degree burns on his back, is continuing to improve at a Newark rescue facilty.

Investigators believe the burns were caused by an acid or some other chemical. Rescuers say Webster is doing well and should be ready for adoption soon.

There is a $1,000 reward for anyone who can help find out who did it. Anyone with information is asked to call the Associated Humane Society.


 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

VIDEO: Chopper 12 over small plane crash on 1 VIDEO: Chopper 12 over small plane crash on Bayonne street
A small plane crashed onto a street in 2 Small plane crashes on Bayonne street
Residents across New Jersey are taking advantage of 3 Residents take advantage of spring-like temps
Three police officers have been released from the 4 3 officers injured in crash following pursuit in Newark
5 Neighborhood Brief for Feb. 19

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

The Associated Humane Society is asking to the Humane Society asking for help in puppy burn case

The Associated Humane Society is asking for the public's help in finding the person who

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE