What an awful story.

Police arrested two S.C. teens, 14 and 17, for allegedly shooting a 6-week-old puppy named Brody 18 times with a BB gun:

Thankfully, Brody survived:

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But he still has the BBs lodged under his skin and muscles:

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And now for the good news. Hundreds of people have applied to adopt Brody and he should be in a good home in the coming weeks.

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