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Video of groomer abusing client’s dog goes viral

WILLIAMSBURG, Va.  -- A video of a groomer roughly handling a client's dog has been viewed on social media tens of thousands of times in a matter of days.

According to the Williamsburg Police Department, in May a former employee of The Fuzzy Butt Stops Here groomer recorded owner Mironda Henning roughly handling a dog while grooming it.

Court documents said Henning jerked and flipped around a white cockapoo named Gidget. Henning was arrested in July and charged with animal cruelty.

In August, she was found guilty and charged with a misdemeanor. She was forced to pay a $1,000 fine. Many who have viewed the video said they don't think the punishment is harsh enough, so they are taking matters into their own hands.

On Tuesday, a group of people said they will protest outside of the business.

At the groomer on Monday, workers said Henning no longer works at the business, but would not say anything else about her.

It is unclear if Henning is still an owner of  The Fuzzy Butt Stops Here."