Dog walker caught on camera kicking dog in West Loop elevator
CHICAGO — A dog walker was caught on camera abusing a dog in an elevator in the West Loop.
The door man of a building on Des Plaines and Washington was watching the elevator security camera, when he witnessed a male dog walker get on with two leashed dogs.
In the video, a second person is seen exiting the elevator, leaving the dog walker alone with the dogs.
That’s when the man stepped on the paws of the beagle, and then forcefully kicked the dog in the stomach.
After witnessing the abuse, the door man showed the video to the property manager who says she called police.
The owner of the dog was informed of what happened and the dog walker was fired.
It is unknown if the dog walker has been ticketed by police for animal abuse.
Warning: Images in the video may be disturbing to some