Duchess the Dalmatian Passes On
Posted October 5, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT
HARNETT COUNTY — Duchess the dalmatian, whose owners wereconvicted of animal cruelty, died Thursday.
She has been staying with a foster family since she was taken from her owners about six weeks ago.
Duchess' foot had rotted off, and she had a severe uterus infection and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever.
An autopsy will be performed next week to determine the exact cause of death.