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Health Department searches for dog who bit teenager


The Marathon County Health Department is attempting to locate a dog that bit a 17-year-old. The teenager was walking on one of the trails at the Dells of the Eau Claire Park yesterday at about 2:30 P.M. when he was bit.

According to a press release, the dog was medium sized with short white hair. It was on a leash and being walked by a middle-aged woman. She was with another woman also walking a dog, which appeared to be a dachshund.

The Health Department wants your help in finding the dog to prevent the teenager from having to undergo a series of rabies shots. If you have any information, call the Marathon County Health Department at 715-261-1908, the Marathon County Dispatch at 715-849-7785, or the Humane Society at 715-845-2810.

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