The video of a young man suffocating his dog had caused outrage on STOMP earlier this month.
PETA Asia-Pacific says that the dog was rescued by an animal protection group in Chongqing, China, and is now under their care.
According to Singapore's Citizen news site Stomp, a spokesperson from SPCA have this information from PETA Asia-Pacific:
"The video first surfaced on the internet on 1 October. It was soon circulated worldwide.
"The incident took place in Wulong, Chongqing City, China.
"A local group, Chongqing Small Animal Protection Association (CSAPA) rescued the dog on 4 October and the dog is currently under their care".