(UPDATED at 5:07 p.m.)—A missing puppy has been found, thanks to a responsible owner who had the dog micro-chipped.
A friend of the Cossano family contacted Patch to say a woman saw the puppy and called Baltimore County Animal Control. Animal Control workers scanned the pup for a chip and were able to contact the owners.
A Dundalk family needs your help finding a puppy that disappeared from its Northship Road backyard sometime this morning.
Giulla Cossano's lab/pitbull puppy went missing about the time trash was picked up Wednesday morning in her Old Dundalk neighborhood.
The puppy has recently been neutered and has a genetic bone disorder that requires pain medication, according to Cossano.
The missing dog is "super friendly and energetic" and is wearing a Natty Boh collar.
The family's children and another dog are grieving the missing dog.
If you spot him, or are able to take him in, call Cossano at 410-952-5468 or 443-695-8370.