A man mistook a doggo for a coyote. Because of this, the man shot the doggo and the dog died from its injuries.
– A man was hunting for coyotes.
– The man shot a doggo because he thought it was a coyote.
– The dog owner called the police and…
The killing took place on Thursday. The dog owner called the police regarding the incident. The dog owner found the animal in a wooded area. The dog was a German Shepherd. The dog’s human has not released any official statement regarding the incident.
The man who killed the dog is actually a licensed hunter and in Connecticut, it is the open season on coyote hunting. He is currently cooperating with authorities. No charges have been filed yet and it is unclear if the dog owner will actually file charges. The investigation by the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection continues.
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