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Dog found tied to tree with snout wired shut

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - The dog warden was called to another part of the city for what looks like a case of animal abuse.

A person driving in the area of Rush and Hilton saw a dog tied to a tree and its snout wired shut.

He was able to get the dog free and cut the wire from its mouth.

Other passers by told the warden they had seen the dog on the vacant property for the past couple of days.

"It's a very gentle dog ... very scared right now," Dave Nelson said. "We found other dogs nearby and we've had a lot of problems here in the area as far as that goes."

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