Two Florida men arrested after TikTok allegedly shows unlicensed surgery on dog
Two men were arrested in Florida last week after a TikTok video allegedly showed one of them performing an unlicensed c-section on a French bulldog.
Larry Colon allegedly paid an unlicensed man to perform the operation on his dog, Lyla, as his teenage daughter filmed it, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities identified the man who performed the c-section as Frankie Huertas Rivera, who is not a licensed veterinarian with the state.
An animal cruelty investigator visited Colon’s home in Clermont, about 25 miles west of Orlando, last week after concerns were raised about a TikTok video posted by Colon’s daughter, a probable cause affidavit said. The video, provided to NBC News by the sheriff’s office, shows a white dog being placed on a table and a man taking…