Kelowna RCMP Investigating Suspected Pet Poisoning at Dog Park

Officers with the Kelowna Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) are investigating a suspected pet poisoning after a dog became violently ill and suffered severe kidney damage after drinking from a water bowl at Mission Dog Park. According to a spokesperson for the Kelowna branch of the British Columbia SPCA: “Bystanders witnessed [a woman] going to each water dish and putting a liquid in it.” The woman is described as being fifty to sixty years old, with brown or red hair. At the time of the incident, she was wearing a blue toque, a brown jacket and boots, and dark brown sunglasses. Anyone with information that could further the investigation is asked to contact Kelowna RCMP.