Man pleads guilty to animal cruelty charges - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Man pleads guilty to animal cruelty charges

Don Brown, whose hunter retriever champion dog was shot and killed before his eyes in Welsh in Feb 2011.

The man responsible pleaded guilty to animal cruelty and disturbing the peace by discharging a firearm in Welsh.

Luke the therapy dog assisted Brown as he gave a victim statement.

Luke the therapy dog made history when he became the first dog to help his owner testify in court, after she was a victim in a horrific car crash.

Luke provided moral support to a man whose dog was shot to death before his eyes.

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