“Do you remember this dog? poor thing, at least he has now found love with new owners”

Deptford Township woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in New Brunswick to five counts of animal cruelty for neglecting her 3-year-old American bulldogHercules, according toNBC40.

Hercules was found in the basement of Roxanne Notaro’s home in April, malnourished, weak and covered with feces, authorities said.

Hercules has been recuperating at the Delaware Valley Veterinary Hospital in Mullica Hill.

Notaro reportedly was sentenced to perform 200 hours of community service and must pay $2,900 to the veterinary hospital and an additional $4,000 in fines.

She also will be unable to have an animal for 10 years, according to the

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