Sage and Ivan were found dead five miles from their home in a pile of brush clippings along the side of Route 166 towards Republic. Both had been shot through the cheek and mouth and their bodies posed and left on display.
The Hossler family is beyond grief after having to take their dogs home and lay them to rest. They have vowed not to allow their deaths to be in vain, and want their executioner brought to justice.
ODAAT posted a statement on their Facebook page
“One Dog at a Time ODAAT is offering a REWARD to be paid to the person who gives us the concrete evidence leadin… See More
UPDATE: One Dog at a Time ODAAT is offering a REWARD to be paid to the person who gives us the concrete evidence leading to the ARREST and Conviction of the person or persons responsible for the deaths of these 2 FAMILY PETS!”
The rescue would like to stress the dogs were NOT found on Duda’s Farm. The Duda family has taken a lot of abuse this past week, and aren’t involved in any way in the murder of Sage and Ivan.
The story has reached news media and was recently aired on News 11. The person that committed this horrific act hasn’t been found, so that means we need to get the word out to a wider audience. Please share this article with everyone in your social media circles.
Anyone with information is asked to contact John Hosler or Steven Kisko at 724-366-9376.
The photo has been edited for graphic content, due to its disturbing nature. The unaltered photo can be seen on the Facebook thread.