Public Health looks for dog that bit child near Olbrich Gardens

Public Health looks for dog that bit child near Olbrich Gardens

The Department of Public Health is looking for a dog that bit a child on Madison’s near east side Saturday, according to a release.

The dog was being walked on a leash along with two other dogs near Olbrich Gardens on Atwood Avenue, officials said. The dog was being walked by a white woman possibly in her 70s with a thin build who was wearing a sweatshirt and glasses.

The dog is described as a gray terrier or schnauzer with one other similar grey dog and another similar white dog, according to the release. The dog’s name may be Pepsi.

Officials ask anyone with information on the dog or the owner to call 608-255-2345 and ask for the animal services officer.