By Kim Glovas
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Pennsylvania SPCA says rewards leading to arrests in two animal cruelty cases are being offered by generous animal lovers in the region.READ MORE: 2 Off-Duty Philadelphia Police Officers Robbed At Gunpoint In Oxford Circle
The PSPCA‘s Wendy Marano says the public outcry after the burning death of a dog last week (see related story), and another similar cruelty case Thursday night (see related story), has resulted in rewards.READ MORE: Police: Man Shot Multiple Times, Killed In Philadelphia's Kensington Neighborhood
“We are announcing a reward fund which is started at $1,500 for Hercules. Right now, he is holding his own and we’re glad about that and we think he’s going to pull through,” Marano said.
In the case of Chloe, a female pit bull who died after being set ablaze last week, a $5,000 reward is being offered.MORE NEWS: EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Center City Hit-And-Run Leaves Woman In Critical Condition, Police Say
Both cases are still under investigation.