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Dog shot in head with arrow miraculously survives; Medina County Sheriff’s Office investigating

Stacee Gomez discovered her father’s canine Boomer with an arrow straight via his head on Sunday afternoon.

DEVINE, Texas — The Medina County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an animal cruelty case in Devine after a canine was shot in the head with an arrow on Sunday afternoon.

Stacee Gomez remembers seeing her father’s canine Boomer exterior in the yard. Shortly after, she heard her father or mother’s different canine Lola barking frantically, so she appeared out the window.

Gomez discovered Boomer on the porch with an arrow straight via his head. Miraculously, she mentioned the canine was alive standing by itself ft, and alert.

“I panicked and screamed. Then my dad just kind of came running and I just told him, ‘Dad he has an arrow in his head!,'” mentioned Gomez.

The household known as the sheriff’s office to report what occurred. Then they drove Boomer to the animal hospital for assist.

“The vet said he was very lucky because it went straight through his head,” she mentioned.

Veterinarians informed the household the arrow ricocheted off his cranium and pierced straight via to the opposite aspect. X-rays have been even taken nevertheless it was decided the arrow fractured Boomer’s orbital bone, nasal cavity and averted his cranium altogether. 

The household of a canine shot by an arrow on Sunday is elevating money for his medical payments. 

In a Go Fund Me on-line, the organizer Stacee Gomez writes, “My dad’s [Ben Gomez] baby Boomer was viciously shot with a crossbow arrow. He was a Christmas gift from all of his kids.”

Gomez mentioned the fundraiser is to assist ease payments that will likely be round $3,000.

It’s unclear as of now who shot him and why.

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