Girl Throws Puppies Into A River

Girl Throws Puppies Into A River

Part of a series on Hacktivism / Internet Vigilantism. [View Related Entries]

Updated Dec 26, 2015 at 12:19PM EST by Dreamworks.

Added Aug 31, 2010 at 05:24PM EDT by Pharon66.

PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.

This entry contains content that may be considered sensitive to some viewers.
This submission is currently being researched & evaluated!

You can help confirm this entry by contributing facts, media, and other evidence of notability and mutation.


"Girl Throws Puppies into a River" refers to a video of a Katja Puschnik throwing several puppies into a river caused a huge social media backlash on sites like 4chan, reddit and Facebook. The backlash is similar to the one caused by the Cat Bin Lady, a woman who was caught on video throwing a cat into a dustbin, and whose identity was quickly revealed by 4chan members. Similarly, some members of 4chan and reddit started a campaign to find out the identity of the girl, and she was eventually revealed to be the Bosnian girl Katja Puschnik by police.


According to threads on 4chan and reddit, the footage was filmed by the girl’s brother, who uploaded the video to YouTube, but soon removed it. Faced with threats from 4chan, a person identifying himself as the girl’s brother asked for help on the forum section of Croatian gaming site, arguing that these were stray puppies and that they had to do it to “protect their health.” The video was later reposted to liveleak.
The backlash the video received was extreme, and multiple attempts were made to find the girl, similar to Operation Shell Shock.

Notable Developments

The girl was found to be Katja Puschnik of Bosnia by local Bosnian police. The girl faced a charge of $6400, but instead posted an apology video to youtube.

Notable Examples

Hey, there's this girl that is throwing puppies in the river, we should find out who she is!! BUCKET OF PUPPIES! BITCH! THAT IS NOT COOL! THWOCK! YUP SHE'S DEAD POPS! 3000 LOLOLOL PEOPLE died Anonimouse 6 nevur forgives PUPPIES died

Search Interest

External References

Recent Videos 2 total

Recent Images 4 total

+ Add a Comment

Comments (235)

Display Comments

Add a Comment

O HAI! You must login or signup first!