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Alabama Sheriff’s Office Reports 3-Month-Old Baby Killed by Family’s ‘Wolf-Hybrid’ Pet

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Heartbreaking news⁢ out of⁢ Chelsea, Alabama as⁤ a 3-month-old baby tragically lost their‌ life after being bitten⁣ by a “wolf-hybrid” kept as a family pet. The Shelby ⁢County ⁤Sheriff’s Office ⁢reported ⁢that the‍ infant was⁢ attacked ⁢at their ⁢home, leading to fatal injuries.

Upon receiving the 911 call, sheriff’s deputies, firefighters, and animal⁢ control officers rushed to the scene, but unfortunately, the baby did‍ not survive⁢ the injuries‍ sustained from the animal attack. The family⁣ was aware of the wolf ancestry⁣ in the ​dog, which​ is ‍classified⁣ as a wolf-hybrid.

As a precautionary measure, the wolf-hybrid was euthanized at the scene‌ and taken to​ the Alabama ⁤State Diagnostics Laboratory for further examination. The investigation is ongoing, and an autopsy will be conducted to determine the ​exact cause ⁤of death.

Chelsea Mayor Tony Picklesimer expressed deep sadness over the tragic incident and⁤ extended heartfelt prayers and thoughts to the family and all those affected.​ He also emphasized ⁤the importance of responsible pet ownership, especially when it comes to exotic pets.

Our hearts go ‍out to the family and‌ the community of Chelsea during this difficult time. It serves as a reminder⁢ of the​ additional responsibilities that ‌come⁤ with owning ​exotic pets, and​ the need to ‌ensure the safety of not only our⁣ own families but‌ also⁢ our ⁣neighbors.

Our thoughts and prayers are⁣ with⁢ the family as ‌they navigate through this ‌devastating loss. Chelsea, a close-knit community, will undoubtedly come together to support one another during this challenging time.

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