Hamden PD: Older, emaciated beagle abandoned at Downs Road, searching for suspect


HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Hamden police report a Beagle dog was abandoned on Downs Road Tuesday morning.

According to police, Hamden officers responded to Downs Road at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday for the report of an abandoned dog. They say a hiker exited a nearby trail and observed the driver of a “blue pick-up truck with a darker gate affixed to the truck” abandon a dog at the side of the road.

The dog is an older female beagle. Behind her right shoulder blade is a 2-inch mass. She also has extremely long nails and is emaciated.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hamden Animal Control Division at
(203) 230-4080.

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