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Animal lovers have been left furious and heartbroken after a little kitten was found with horrific burns after she was dumped in a rubbish bin with fireworks strapped to her fur.

On July 27, Queensland's RSPCA received a call about the dumped kitten named Charlie, found in a wheelie bin in Logan, south of Brisbane.

A local discovered Charlie with tape around her neck, legs and stomach, with fireworks stuffed between the tape and her body.

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After being rushed to the vets, it was found Charlie had burns around her neck and mouth.

Two days later, police searched the home of a man in his 20s, and discovered fireworks, tape, drugs and a firearm.

Police also discovered a mobile phone which showed footage of a person lighting fireworks that was taped to the kitten.

Daniel Young, RSPCA Queensland Chief Inspector, said the investigation is ongoing.

"Quite frankly I'm at a loss for words," he said.

A little kitten named Charlie has been found with horror burns after she was dumped in a bin with firecrackers taped to her fur. Photo / Queensland RSPCA
A little kitten named Charlie has been found with horror burns after she was dumped in a bin with firecrackers taped to her fur. Photo / Queensland RSPCA
A little kitten named Charlie has been found with horror burns after she was dumped in a bin with firecrackers taped to her fur. Photo / Queensland RSPCA
A little kitten named Charlie has been found with horror burns after she was dumped in a bin with firecrackers taped to her fur. Photo / Queensland RSPCA

"How anyone could treat an animal like this and then discard it like rubbish is appalling.

"This level of offending shows a complete lack of empathy and a very disturbing level of cruelty."