http://www.local6.com/news/3994956/detail.html Central Florida Man Accused Of Biting His Dog 21-Year-Old Charged With Felony Animal Cruelty POSTED: 6:54 am EST December 14, 2004 GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- A Gainesville man is charged with animal cruelty after authorities said he bit his Jack Russell terrier as punishment. Mount Lee Lacy, 21, told officers he bit his dog, Lady, because she had defecated in the house and that he routinely bit her as punishment. Police said the dog was cowering in the back of her crate when they found her. The dog had a bloody left front paw from the bite. Authorities were called to Lacy's apartment on Saturday after receiving a concerned phone call from his girlfriend's mother. Lacy is charged with felony animal cruelty and resisting arrest without violence. He is in jail with bond set at $25,000.