Originally posted on Philly Sports Live  |  Last updated 8/3/12

In the sad and unfortunate death of Tech XX, we pay respect to a family member, friend, and piece of the school. Sexton Animal Health Center has fired the employee responsible for this tragic mishap. Sexton Animal Health Center who strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Ruston, LA and surrounding areas, released this statement:

“My family, my staff and I are extremely upset at this tragic turn of events as I know the entire Louisiana Tech Family is as well,” Sexton’s statement read. “Tech XX was a member of our immediate family and a daily part of our lives for the past four years. We are devastated over the circumstances of his passing and there will be a large void in our hearts for some time to come.”

The Sexton Animal Health Center has been the caretaker of Tech XX since 2008, and it shows how much they loved this animal. It is sad to see all of the negativity coming from this. In no way do you want to see any animal, family member or friend pass. The center did their role in firing the employee immediately, and it is time to take precaution in future matters.

Please take a minute to reflect and watch the video of Tech XX below:

 

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