06 Dec '11, 6pm

Nevada Airport Worker Saved a Dog, But Lost Her Job | Care2 Causes

Nevada Airport Worker Saved a Dog, But Lost Her Job | Care2 Causes

A terrible story has surfaced from Nevada. Apparently last month Lynn Jones, a baggage handler at the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, came across an abused and sickly dog ready to be loaded for a flight back to Texas. The pointer was covered in sores and had bloody paws. It was reported the dog was so listless that The Transportation Safety Authority workers couldn’t even get him to stand up for an x-ray. “Everyone who saw it, the TSA people, the Airport Police officers, the girls at the ticket counter, was concerned. The dog was so weak and torn up. It didn’t look like it could survive the flight,” reported the Reno-Gazette Journal . Expressing concern over the animal’s health brought Airport Police. The dog’s condition caused Airport Police to contact Washoe County Regional Animal Services. Animal Services then took the pointer into custody to provide veterinary care. ...

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