Animal Control warns Nokomis residents regarding wild wolf hybrids

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NOKOMIS (Heartland Newsfeed) — Wolf hybrids are on the loose in and around Nokomis, according to a Wednesday press release from Montgomery County Animal Control (MCAC).

MCAC is working alongside the Nokomis Police Department to contain these animals as quickly as possible.

Both agencies consider this matter of utmost importance and are doing everything they can do under their power to remedy the situation.

Residents of Nokomis and surrounding areas are advised to be on the lookout and have offered some tips:

  1. Do not leave dogs, cats, small animals or children unattended.
  2. Do not approach them if spotted.
  3. Keep your distance from them, go indoors and contact MCAC at (217) 532-3334 or the police department at (217) 563-2141.

It is uncertain as to who is responsible for their being turned loose, but both agencies assured that they are investigating the cause.

Jake Leonard is the editor-in-chief of Heartland Newsfeed and GM/program director of the Heartland Newsfeed Radio Network and Podcast Network. Leonard is also general manager of Heartland Internet Media Networks, an active contributor to four newspapers for Pana News Group and a contributing writer to My Sports Vote.

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