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Patrick, the year-old pit bull who was found about two weeks ago in a garbage bag that had been tossed down a 22-story trash chute, continues to improve at the Garden State Veterinary specialist in Tinton Falls, N.J.

Patrick’s owner Kisha Curtis, 27, who is in the Essex County Jail, faces two counts of tormenting and torturing a living creature by failing to provide sustenance and two counts of abandonment, said Assistant Essex County Prosecutor Cheryl Cucinello.
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