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Abandoned Dog Found in West Islip Dumpster

Investigators want to know who threw this dog away.
Investigators want to know who threw this dog away.

Authorities are looking for those responsible for dumping a small dog that was found on Christmas Eve in a dumpster in West Islip.

Suffolk County police responded Tuesday to a report that someone found a female Maltese-mix dog in a dumpster at the USA Gas Station on Montauk Highway, according to the Suffolk County SPCA.

The dog, which was wearing a pink leash and a pink collar, was taken to an animal hospital for examination.

The Suffolk County SPCA is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for dumping the dog.

Anyone with information can contact the Suffolk County SPCA at 631-382-7722.  All calls will be kept confidential.

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