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Puppies abandoned in ice chest near shelter | #Louisiana

Florida Parishes bureau
July 11, 2013

Walker officials were looking on Wednesday for someone who abandoned 10 puppies in an ice chest near the Walker Animal Shelter on Ball Park Road.

Shelter officials received a call about the white, Igloo-brand ice chest around 3 p.m. Tuesday from a woman who lives near the facility, shelter supervisor Mary Gray said.

The woman said she had arrived home from an hour-long shopping trip with her son when they found the ice chest across the road from their house, which is about three doors down from the shelter.Screenshot_1

The woman opened the ice chest and found the puppies inside. Two of the puppies appeared to have suffered heat stroke.

The woman called shelter officials, who then called Walker police.

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