Two State University of New York at Brockport students were recently arrested in connection to a picture of a dog being held over a keg of beer.
Shane Oliver and Robert Yates were charged with animal cruelty, in part based on a picture that was tweeted from @SUNYPartyStories, reports TWCNews.com.
In the controversial picture, a Labrador Retriever is held upside upside down over a beer keg with the caption “Keg stands n Bits!”
Any news reporter that thinks a dog posed doing a keg stand is a worthy story needs to reconsider their career.
We're not defending the picture, just saying MUCH more important things happening in the world. Y'all are too thirsty for a flashy headline.
The tweet of the dog, Mya, was deleted, but Syracuse police investigated the incident and arrested the students, noted Syracuse.com.
Mya is reportedly being cared for at a local animal shelter.