Sheriff’s Office Seeking Information Regarding Dog Shooting

Apr 25th @ 6:12 am in News by Scott Staley

Montrose County Sheriffs patch

A yellow Labrador Retriever was found climbing out of a canal in Olathe near Amber and 60.00 Roads on April 23.  The Montrose County Sheriff’s Office responded and transported the dog to the veterinarian’s office.  The dog sustained a gunshot to the head from a small caliber firearm.  She was kept overnight for observation and survived without loss to vision or other impairments.  The Montrose County Sheriff’s Office has located the dog’s owners, who noted that the dog ran away on Sunday, April 21.  The Montrose County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with information about the incident to call 970-252-4023.

You can read more about this story in the Montrose Daily Press.

Nate Wick/Daily Press Montrose County Animal Control Officer Charles Long exercises Bella, a 2-year-old yellow Lab who was found after being shot in the head and dumped in a canal, on Wednesday.