A concerned resident saw a small puppy along the busy road, and kind-heartedly brought it to the police station for rescuing.
– There are many instances that have been reported of different baby animals, mistaken for a puppy.
– In Bartlett, Illinois, a man rescued a “puppy” off the street, only to find out it was a coyote!
– The police now have the small coyote in custody and will turn it over to the proper authorities.
We’re not experts in animal identification, and many regular citizens are prone to mistakenly identify any tailed, big-eared, four-legged, furry creature to be a puppy.
You might have read of the family in China who caged and raise a bear for two years, thinking all the while that it’s a puppy.
There’s also the man who wrongly identified a fox for a puppy.
So this is pretty much a common mistake, probably.
The Illinois police were taken away by the cuteness of the small coyote in their custody that they had to take a picture of it and post it in their official Twitter account.
Read Saryn Chorney’s full article here – https://people.com.