Pack of Wild Dogs Killed In Stevens County - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Pack Of Wild Dogs Killed In Stevens County

STEVENS COUNTY, Wash. – The Stevens County Sheriff's Office says three wild dogs accused of killing and injuring livestock in the area are dead.

A turkey hunter reportedly killed one last month and a homeowner killed two more over the weekend. Neighbors near the city of Deer Park blamed the pack on killing dozens of animals including goats, roosters and a llama.

"I could count a hundred animals (killed by the dogs)," said Louie Barcellos, who said his goats were killed by the dogs.

"We're getting back to normal now that they're gone," he said.

No one can definitively say how wild dogs made their way into the area. At least two people are testing hair from one of the dogs is a wolf-hybrid.

The Sheriff's Office says they have conflicting information about the number of animals in the pack, but they believe the main dogs have been killed.

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