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Dog needs surgery after being thrown from balcony, say officials

(WUSA9) — Prince William County Animal Shelter officials say a young dog was thrown from a balcony and now needs surgery that costs $2,600.

Officials say Dexter, a 3-month-old Border Collie mixed breed, was thrown off an apartment balcony last Thursday night. Dexter’s leg was fractured in four places, according to officials. An official tells us several pins were inserted into his leg.

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