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Dog Rescued by Animal Management After Being Crushed with Trash

A dog is recovering in Amarillo after being placed in a dumpster and being crushed with trash.

According to Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare, a dog was placed inside of a dumpster in Amarillo and was crushed with trash. Officials say the dog, affectionately named Tumbler, was rescued and is now recovering at the Amarillo Animal Shelter.

Officials say donations are currently being accepted to help the dog as he recovers. If you would like information on how to help with Tumbler's recovery, please call Animal Management and Welfare at (806) 378-9032.

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Photo by Animal Management and Welfare

Photo by Animal Management and Welfare

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