Abandoned puppies rescued from cold in northern Minnesota

Abandoned puppies rescued from cold in northern Minnesota Photo: Cloquet Police Department

December 06, 2018 09:41 AM

Two abandoned puppies were rescued by some good Samaritans in northern Minnesota Wednesday night.

The Cloquet Police Department wrote on Facebook the dogs were found in a box in Sather Park in Scanlon. The temperature outside was 14 degrees when they were found, police said.

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"We have no suspects at this time and this type of animal cruelty is hard to comprehend but a sad reality we see," the department wrote. "There is no excuse to discard these helpless puppies who most likely would have had a fatal end if they were not found in time."


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The puppies were taken to a vet and treated for low body temperatures. Their rescuers are caring for them until a permanent home is found, police said.

Anyone with information about the dogs is asked to call 911.

  

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