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Animal Control seeks public’s help after dead dog found in bag along roadside

LOPATCONG TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County)The Lopatcong Township Animal Control is searching for answers after a dog was found dead inside a bag along Belview Road on Saturday.

At around 7:00 a.m., a purple carry on sized luggage bag containing a deceased tan and brown shitzu wearing a brown flea collar was found along Belview Road in Lopatcong Township, according to a post on the Lopatcong Township Police’s Facebook page.

The dog was deceased for quite a while making identification difficult. No chip or other identifiable material was found.

If anyone knows of a person who has been harboring a dog by this description and had either expressed a desire to be rid of it or would be likely to do something like this please contact Animal Control, at (908)763-5035.

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