Archbold police are investigating a possible case of animal cruelty after receiving a report on Monday, April 2, that a dog might be neglected in the 1100 block of S. Defiance St.
Police observed the animal on Monday, April 2. The dog was chained to a doghouse. There was an empty pot near the dog and a child’s swimming pool with water. The dog walked with a slight limp.
An officer knocked at the door, but no one answered. In his report, the officer said he would try to determine who owns the dog.