UPDATE: Hellertown Woman's Search for Missing Dog Ends Happily
Karen Anders' dog, Winston, disappeared Monday from the area of Front and Walnut streets in Hellertown.
UPDATE, 12pm: Owner Karen Anders has reported that her dog has been found and returned to her, thanks to help from the people at the Sure Shine Car Wash on Main Street in Hellertown. Winston, who is now home, was found Monday night and given shelter from the sub-freezing temperatures, Anders said. The car wash is located about two blocks north of the area where Winston went missing Monday afternoon.
A Hellertown woman searching for her missing dog is seeking help from the public.
Karen Anders reported on Facebook Tuesday that her dog, Winston, went missing from the area of Front and West Walnut streets in Hellertown on Monday, Jan. 2.
"He is very friendly," she said, explaining that he ran off after slipping out of his collar.
Winston has a skin condition that makes him itchy and requires him to take medication daily, Anders said.
She asked that anyone who may have seen her dog contact her via her Facebook page.