The Humane Society of Greater Rochester at Lollypop Farm says a criminal investigation is underway following the release of video showing the alleged abuse of a dog.
According to The Humane Society, this is the video in question which shows a man spraying a dog with a hose and later striking the German Shepherd with a rake.
A number of people have commented on the agency's Facebook page asking that action be taken against the man.
The Humane Society responded with the following statement, "We appreciate and understand your concern and ask you to be patient as we handle the situation in a legal manner."
The Humane Society asks anyone with firsthand knowledge of the person in the video to contact its Law Enforcement Team at 585-223-6500.