Wright County resident Katrina Frank and her family mourn their dog Jakey. Frank claims that Jakee was injured during his Amazon delivery at his home last month.
According to Frank, Jakey (Rottweiler) and the family’s other dog were outside their home near Buffalo on Oct. 16 when an unexpected Amazon delivery arrived.
In a Facebook post, Frank said the dogs came to say hello and a woman got out of the passenger seat of the car and started screaming, prompting the male driver to get out of the car.
Frank claims the man “ran around on the passenger side and started throwing rocks at the dog and kicked and tried to hit Jake.” they’re gone.”
Over the next few days, Frank shared an update on Jakey’s deteriorating condition on Facebook.
“Last night Jake was very quiet and withdrawn, refusing to eat or go out at all,” Frank wrote on Oct. 18.
On Wednesday, Frank shared that Jakey was subdued after continuing to show signs of health problems, including sporadic eating, dizzy-like episodes, and feeling lethargic and depressed.
According to Frank, the family came to the decision to euthanize Jakey after finding him “tripping and falling” after Frank got home from work on Tuesday. I had an accident in
A veterinarian determined that Jakey was suffering from a ruptured lump in his liver.
Frank said Bring Me The News She said she had received a $5,000 offer from Amazon but had not received any compensation.In a Facebook post, she called on the company to add more training for its employees.
An Amazon spokeswoman said the delivery was made by a woman who works as a contractor for Amazon Flex. Her husband intervened.
A spokesperson said, “We are deeply saddened to hear of Jakey’s passing and have continued to work with the family to support them since this was first reported.”
Amazon confirmed that the woman is still delivering to the company.
“I can’t even begin to express the absolute devastation we’re feeling,” Frank shared Wednesday, describing how Jakey spent the first three years of his life as a therapy dog.
“I love you forever, Jakey Blakey Hart,” she wrote. “There will be no other like you.”