In May, Cagney, a blue tick coon hound, was set on fire. Three teenagers were charged with animal cruelty.
PETA sent a letter to the district attorney's office, asking officials to vigorously prosecute the defendants.
The animal rights group wants the teenagers to get jail time and receive psychiatric help.
Copyright 2022 by Capitol Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.