WUFF JUSTICE: Police Seize Brute Filmed Throttling Pup

A man filmed throttling a tiny dog at a pet playground has been seized by police.

Shocking footage of the pup’s ordeal emerged on social media when a horrified witness posted footage of the strangling on Facebook.

In the footage – filmed at the Sung Wong Toi Playground Pet Garden in Hong Kong on 21st July – the burly suspect is seen grasping the pup by the neck.

A man strangles a black shiba inu in Hong Kong, in China, in undated footage. He was later arrested by the police. (@chan.lam.16568/AsiaWire)

As he pins it to the ground, the small dog struggles desperately only to be picked up and body-slammed on its back.

Then its torturer grabs it again by the throat and presses down hard while a second man keeps the dog still.

The person who posted the footage – not named in local media – reportedly said the man was taking out his frustration on the animal.

A man strangles a black shiba inu in Hong Kong, in China, in undated footage. He was later arrested by the police. (@chan.lam.16568/AsiaWire)

And although the pup was clearly terrified by the attack, local media reports suggest it was not killed.

Local media reported that police arrested the 39-year-old driver – who has not been named – on suspicion of animal cruelty.

It is understood that he is not the owner of the dog, according to local media, and it is currently unclear who is.

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