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Lambton Public Health Searching for Dog that Bit Man

This page was reviewed or revised on Monday, April 20, 2015 2:03 PM

Point Edward, ON – Lambton Public Health is seeking information about the location of a dog and its owner due to a recent dog bite incident. The incident occurred at approximately 11:30 a.m. the morning of Friday, April 17 on the Blackwell Trail in Sarnia, Ontario.

The dog is described as small with black and brown colours. The victim reached down with his hand so the dog could sniff it but was bit in the process. The female owner of the dog was present at the incident, but the victim did not receive any contact information from the owner.

If you have any information relating to the location of this dog and its owner, please contact Lambton Public Health at 519-383-8331 ext. 3584 or toll free 1-800-667-1839. If the dog is not located and the health status of the animal verified, the victim will need to receive post exposure rabies shots.

For more information about Lambton County, visit www.lambtononline.ca.

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Contact:
Tony Chan
Public Health Inspector
County of Lambton
Telephone: 519-383-8331 ext. 3584
email: tony.chan@county-lambton.on.ca