Animal control seeks person who left Bloomfield dog chained in yard

Animal control officers in Bloomfield are looking for the person responsible for abandoning a young pit bull in the bitter cold this weekend. Chanel, who

Chanel, who is no more than a year old, was found padlocked in a yard on Chester Avenue, burrowing holes into the ground for warmth.

Chanel, who is no more than a year old, was found padlocked in a yard on Chester Avenue, burrowing holes into the ground for warmth. (1/7/14)

BLOOMFIELD - Animal control officers in Bloomfield are looking for the person responsible for abandoning a young pit bull in the bitter cold this weekend.

Chanel, who is no more than a year old, was found padlocked in a yard on Chester Avenue, burrowing holes into the ground for warmth.

The chain around her neck was so tight, firefighters were called in to cut it off of her.

Chanel was found emaciated and infested with fleas, with several sores on her body.

Anyone with information on the owner or owners of this dog are asked to contact Bloomfield Animal Control.

More on this topic

Bloomfield Dog Found

To donate:
Ruff Road Animal Support Fund
1360 Clifton Avenue, Box 321
Clifton, NJ 07012 

Bloomfield Animal Shelter Facebook page

Bloomfield Animal Control : (973)-680-4141

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Bridge-Gate defendants Bridget Kelly and Bill Baroni are 1 Bridge-Gate defendants to be sentenced today
VIDEO: Defense closing arguments in Mall at Short 2 VIDEO: Defense closing arguments in Mall at Short Hills murder trial
The municipal court judge out of Fort Lee 3 Judge files official misconduct complaint against Gov. Christie
Undated photo of the New Jersey governor's mansion. 4 Lightning causes damage at governor's mansion; no injuries
News 12 New Jersey - Weather On The 5 New Jersey Weather Forecast

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Officials in Newark are hoping that the rescue 4 pit bulls rescued from Newark backyard

Officials in Newark are hoping that the rescue of four dogs left in a yard

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE