Breezy the dog has successful surgery
Dog nearly beaten to death with shovel may need surgery on injured eye
Breezy, an 18-month-old Labrador-shepherd cross, suffered life-threatening injuries in the Oct. 16 attack.
Ottawa Humane Society agents were called to a Manor Park home on Oct. 16.
Witnesses reported a man repeatedly kicking and beating the dog with a rake and shovel in front of a house at Barclay Road and Eastbourne Avenue.
The dog suffered serious head and chest injuries in the attack.
Steven Helfer, 24, is facing multiple charges in connection with the incident.