UPDATE: Emaciated dog found near Jessamine dumpster recovering

JESSAMINE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – An emaciated dog that was found near a dumpster in Jessamine County last week has now been discharged from a veterinarian’s care.

The dog is now being cared for by Jessamine Co. Animal Care and Control.  The shelter says that when the dog arrived on July 29, she only weighed 11.2 pounds.  Now, she weighs in at 16.6 pounds.

Jessamine Co. Animal Care and Control says they still have not been able to locate the dog’s owner or the person who may have left her to fend for herself. If you have any information you can contact their office at (859)885-4836. 

To donate towards her care you can visit www.adoptapet.com/jcacc, or mail checks payable to the Jessamine County Fiscal Court to 120 Fairground Way Nicholasville KY 40356.

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