Mother of two spared jail after letting dog die slow and painful death over six weeks by leaving it in locked toilet..
An unemployed alcoholic mother who locked her dog in a toilet and left it to die has walked free from court.
Laura Shaw, 23, abandoned her pet Lulu for six weeks, and has now been banned from keeping animals for the next 10 years.
Horrific images shown in court revealed how the animal was found covered in swarms of flies, surrounded by the empty food bowls it tried to eat.
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