Hastings resident finds dog in the backyard; turns out, it was a domesticated fox
A caller reported that a dog was in her back yard in the 300 block of Ramsey Street. The dog was transported to Shamrock Animal Hospital.
When the dog arrived, staff there determined the dog was in fact a fox. It was small, white in color with no tail and had a black and silver collar on.
The fox was handed over to the DNR.
The DNR had planned to transport the animal for care.