Horrific video of thug brutally kicking cat sparks online fury with Dragons Den star Duncan Bannatyne offering £5,000 in hunt to catch ‘piece of s***‘

Shocking footage of a cat being violently kicked has been widely shared and condemned on social media.

The horrific video shows a man smiling at the camera while he holds the ginger cat in place.

He then draws his leg back and boots it as hard as he can, sending it flying through the air.

The sickening footage then shows the man laughing after carrying out the inhumane attack.

The man‘s identity or the location of the video have not yet been confirmed. 

The video has been seen more than 2,500,000 times on Twitter with many condemning the barbaric act.

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Actress and Strictly star Gemma Atkinson said: ‘What an absolute p***k!

‘Sincerely hope him and his little video mate are found and have the same done to them. In fact, I‘d happily pay to do it to them myself!‘

Dragons‘ Den tycoon Duncan Bannatyne commented on the video: ‘I will pay a reward of £5,000 to whoever correctly names this piece of s**t.‘

The RSPCA have been alerted to the incident and said they have reported it and are investigating.

A spokesperson for the RSPCA told MailOnline: ‘We are aware of the clip being circulated on social media and encourage anyone with information to us on 0300 1234 999.‘

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