DNR offers reward for information about dog poisoning

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Madison (WQOW) – The Wisconsin DNR needs your help in getting information about dogs being poisoned to death in northern Wisconsin. Now, they are offering money for that information.

The DNR along with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is offering a reward up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

According to the DNR, family pet dogs were found dead in Bayfield, Marinette and Florence County.

More: Dogs, other animals, found in northern WI

In addition to the family pets, investigators found dead coyotes, weasels, raccoons and a wolf.

Investigators say the poison was found on the ground in rural areas. They say dogs died within 30 minutes after eating the poison.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 608-221-1206.

Clint Berge

Clint Berge

Clint Berge is the Social Media & Digital Content Manager for Eau Claire's Own WQOW News 18. Report any website issues to him at cberge@wqow.com

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