BALTIMORE (AP) — A yet-to-be-released report finds that Baltimore has made little progress in curbing animal abuse since a special commission was formed in 2009.

WBAL-TV obtained the report ahead of its release. It was written by the city’s advisory commission on animal abuse, which was set up by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake in 2010. WBAL-TV reports that several members of the commission have now resigned.

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The report says many city agencies haven’t cooperated with efforts to curb animal abuse, including the police department. It says many law enforcement officials “continue to treat animal abuse as a minor property crime.”

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The commission was formed in response to the burning of a pit bull in 2009, a case that attracted widespread attention. The dog ultimately had to be euthanized.

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