Starved dog given a Dickens name because he loved food glorious food
A starving dog dubbed Oliver Twist because he yowled for more food is looking for a new home.
The emaciated boxer cross was rescued by the RSPCA after he was tied to tree in a graveyard in Leyton, East London.
He was taken to the charity’s Harmsworth Animal Hospital, where staff discovered he weighed 17.8kg about half the ideal weight of a dog his size.
Vicky Coleman, dispensary supervisor at Harmsworth, said: “I have never seen a dog so skinny, it was absolutely horrendous.”...more