YOLO COUNTY NEWS

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Search on for dog that bit woman

By From page A7 | October 06, 2013

A woman was bitten by a dog last week in Davis, sparking a citywide search for the offending animal and its owner.

The Yolo County Sheriff’s Animal Services Section is looking for a Corgi-type mixed-breed dog, brown and red in color, who reportedly bit a female victim while walking along Sycamore Lane at 2 a.m. on Sept. 29.

The victim said the dog’s owner was walking the dog on a leash when she bent down to give the dog a hug and was bitten, according to a press release. The victim described the dog’s owner as a Caucasian male, age 25 to 40, with short brown hair.

The release also says that information regarding this incident is important for “rabies measures.”

Anyone who has information regarding this incident or who knows or owns this animal should contact the Yolo County Sheriff’s Office, Animal Services Section at 530-668-5287 or at [email protected]

— Reach Tom Sakash at [email protected] or 530-747-8057. Follow him on Twitter at @TomSakash

Tom Sakash

Tom Sakash covers the city beat for The Davis Enterprise. Reach him at [email protected], (530) 747-8057 or @TomSakash.

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