Another case of animal cruelty has been reported in Monmouth County.

According to the Associated Humane Society of Tinton Falls, Wednesday between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. someone left an elderly poodle in a cardboard box in front of their shelter.

The temperature was in the upper-90s Wednesday with heat indices near 110 degrees.

Luckily a volunteer spotted the box and discovered the dog in time. Sadly, she is in bad shape.

Associated Humane Tinton Falls

A note was left with this poor creature. The author claims that they found the dog in Howell during "a cleaning job."

Associated Humane Tinton Falls

In the meantime, the dedicated staff at the Associated Humane Society in Tinton Falls are caring for the dog they have named "Halle."

The Humane Society is a non-profit and depends solely on the donations. Please consider giving whatever you can by going here.

The AHS will continue to search for the person responsible for this abuse and lack of care. If you have any information, please call them at (732) 922-0100.

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