Police are appealing to trace a dog stolen in a reported burglary in Middlesbrough.
Three-month-old male Turkish Kangal puppy, named Tank, was stolen from an address on Beaumont Road, North Ormesby, around 10:45pm on Saturday 1st April.
The dog is described as having a short coat which is cream in colour with a black ‘mask’ around the face. The breed is distinctive and relatively new, and fully grown can reach up to 74-80cm in height and weigh between 50-60kg.
The dog’s collar had been removed and left inside the address.
Anyone who may have witnessed anyone acting suspiciously in the Beaumont Road area on Saturday evening or anyone who may have seen Tank, or been offered him for sale, is asked to call 101 quoting reference number 061648.
Independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling 0800 555 111.