Malnourished dog left tied to mailbox

Malnourished dog left tied to mailbox »Play Video
The investigation into the dog's predicament is ongoing

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - A malnourished dog was found abandoned and tied to mailbox Wednesday morning, according to Springfield Animal Control.

Someone tied the male pitbull to a mailbox near South 47th and Aster.

Animal control said the animal was extremely malnourished.

Anyone who recognizes the animal is asked to contact animal control.