CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The Willoughby Police Department is looking for a dog owner after a bulldog was found in the freezing cold next to a cage and a old pillow.
Police said this past Tuesday officers were dispatched to the area of the St. Clair Extension east of Erie Road for a dog on the loose.
Investigators said the American bulldog was running around in a wooded area. Authorities said it appeared as if the dog had been abandoned for days.
With help from the Lake County Dog Warden officers were able to catch the dog, according to police.
She desperately needs to see a veterinarian, according to investigators.
Police said the dog is at the Lake County Animal Shelter and an online collection has been started to pay the pup’s medical bills. Investigators said if anyone has any information about the dog’s owner you are asked to call police at 440-953-4212.
Donations for the bulldog can be sent to the Lake County Dog Shelter, her medical bills will be in the $1,000-$1,4000 range.