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Van Gogh Dog Owner Charged With Animal Cruelty

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Good news for Van Gogh, he's found a new home after a traumatic attack. The dog's former owner, Kristina Murphy of Havertown had a dog walking business on Craigslist and worked at a local pet store.

She's now charged with two first degree counts of animal cruelty.

Murphy admitted she cut Van Gough's ears off last month.

The dog has since been adopted and will help teach children about animal abuse.

Doctor Johnson from the Stony Creek Vet Center in Morton, is the one who adopted Van Gough.

She says the 12 week old dog is recovering and he's already started behavior training that will prepare him for his visits to schools.

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