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Public Health Dept. seeking dog that bit woman in Madison

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MADISON (WKOW) -- The Department of Public Health is asking for information regarding a dog that bit a woman Sunday.

Officials say the woman was bit as she walked past a leashed dog around 4:40 a.m. on Buckeye Road. The dog, being walked by a black male, was headed from the direction of Stoughton Road.

The dog is described as a dark-colored pit bull.

Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to call the Police and Fire dispatcher at 608-255-2345 and ask for the animal services officer.

If the animal is not located, the victim may be required to complete a series of painful and costly injections to prevent rabies.
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