Police are looking to find whoever abandoned a half dozen newborn puppies over the weekend in Holliston, Massachusetts.
According to police, six newborn puppies were left in a box on the side of Cedar Street between 8 p.m. - 9 p.m. Friday. The puppies are estimated to be less than a week old and are currently being cared for by animal control.
Abandoning animals is illegal in Massachusetts, Holliston police reminded residents. Anyone who cannot care for a pet should contact a local shelter or the MSPCA.
The Holliston Police Department, in partnership with the MSPCA, is asking the public for information regarding these abandoned puppies.
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Anyone who has tips that can assist authorities in locating the person or people responding is asked to contact Holliston police at 508-429-1212.
Tips can also be submitted by email to Detective Ciara Maguire at firstname.lastname@example.org or to the MSPCA at email@example.com.
Tips can be kept confidential, police said.