City of Dubuque Health Department Seeking Dog Involved in Biting Incident
Jenny Cook or McKinzie Flanagan, Animal Control Officers
December 7, 2020 -- For Immediate Release
DUBUQUE, Iowa – The City of Dubuque Health Services Department is seeking information regarding a dog involved in a biting incident that occurred on Sunday, December 6, 2020, at about 4:00 PM in the 900 block of Thomas Place. The dog was running loose and bit a 7- year old child. The dog is described as a tall, light brown and white short hair, over 60 pounds, unknown mixed breed.
The Health Department needs the public's assistance in finding this dog to verify the dog’s health status and vaccination history. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Health Services Department at 589-4185 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. or the Law Enforcement Center at 589-4415 after hours or on the weekend.
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