Appeal for information after pet dog is stolen outside Naas

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Family pet dog is stolen outside Naas

An image of a pug/chihuahua Credit: Pixabay

Gardaí are investigating the theft of a small dog in the Naas area.

The pet, a Pug x Chihuahua (a cross between the Pug and Chihuahua breeds), was stolen in Castlekealy, Caragh.

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According to the gardaí, the dog was taken from the area after 11.30pm when it was briefly let out before bed. 

It's the latest in a series of reported incidents of dog thefts.

The dog has black colouring and is neutered and microchipped.

It’s understood that a red Ford Transit van was seen in the area around that time.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Naas Garda Station at 045 884300.