RESCUE: Local family rescues neglected dog
COLUMBIA CITY — A local family rescued a dog this past summer and now hopes he can find a good home.Cassie Bilderback, of Columbia City, said she and her daughters were given a Labrador-Retriever mixed-breed male about four months ago. At the time, he weighed only 40 pounds, had untrimmed nails and a rubbed-down, raw nose.“He had to be trained to use the restroom outside,” Bilderback said. “He needed constant care because he was so sick.”Now up to a healthy weight, the dog, who was dubbed Grizzly by the Bilderback family, now needs a home.To read the rest of this story, see the October 5-6 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.