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Friday, September 15, 2017

Owner Sought After Girl Bitten by Dog

Owen Sound | by Claire McCormack  

The Grey Bruce Healt Unit needs to confirm the dog doesn't have rabies.

The Grey Bruce Health Unit is asking for the public's help in finding the owner of a dog that bit a girl in Owen Sound.

Health officials say it happened on Tuesday, September 12th, between 7 and 8 p.m.
The girl was bitten by a dog at Comm-r-ette Park on 5th Avenue and 2nd Street A West.

The dog is described as small, black, curly haired and wearing a blue collar.

Staff of the Grey Bruce Health Unit need to confirm the dog is not infectious with rabies so the girl can avoid the post-exposure rabies treatment.

If you have any information related to this incident, please contact the Grey Bruce Health Unit at 519-376-9420.

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