Anthony Ortolani

  • Owner of dog left on Colorado mountaintop wants rescuers to keep her

    Owner of dog left on Colorado mountaintop wants rescuers to keep her

    In mid-August, a dog made headlines after her owner abandoned her on the top of a mountain. Missy managed to survive over a week in the elements while suffering from grave injuries before a group of hikers and climbers came to her rescue, carrying her down from the summit in a large backpack. Since her […]

  • Man who abandoned dog on mountain charged with animal cruelty

    Man who abandoned dog on mountain charged with animal cruelty

    On Friday, August 17, DogTime.com reported on a German Shepherd dog who was abandoned by his owner during a hike on a 14,000-foot mountain in Colorado. According to CBS 4 Denver, the Clear Creek County Sheriff’s Office charged the dog’s owner, Anthony Ortolani, with animal cruelty. Ortolani took his dog Missy for a hike on […]