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A Pomeranian found abandoned Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, outside the Humane Society of Elkhart County’s facility. (Photo Supplied)

A Pomeranian found abandoned Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, outside the Humane Society of Elkhart County’s facility. (Photo Supplied)
Humane Society seeking info on abandoned dog

Posted on Jan. 5, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. | Updated on Jan. 5, 2013 at 12:13 p.m.

BRISTOL — The Humane Society of Elkhart County is seeking information on an abandoned dog found near the organization’s facility.

At 3:45 p.m. Friday, Humane Society staff heard a dog crying out, according to information from Anne Reel, executive director of the Elkhart County agency. After searching, staff found a box taped closed at the end of the Humane Society of Elkhart County’s driveway near a snow bank, a dog’s nose poking through a hole in the box.

Staff opened the box to find a Pomeranian dog, glad to be found and taken inside away from the cold, according to Reel.

Handling an animal in that way is a crime, Reel said. Anyone knowing anything about this dog or the circumstances can call the Humane Society at 848-4225.