Hannah Marie Haynes, 22 was arrested and accused of engaging in vile acts with a Dachshund and has now been charged with buggery.

According to police in South Carolina, the 22-year-old, from the small town of Chesnee, performed a series of sick sex acts with the family pet - all caught on camera.

Cherokee County deputies said Haynes was caught after she allegedly sent the video of herself and the small-legged dog engaging in sex acts to a horrified pal.

The friend, who has not been named, is reported to have gone to police.

News of the arrest comes after a dog was found raped and decapitated in Washington.

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