Oregon K-9 punctured with more than 200 porcupine quills during chase

Oregon K-9 punctured with more than 200 porcupine quills during chase

A CCSO press release states that Odin was called to help locate a suspect who had several felony warrants on April 20 when he encountered the porcupine.

On Saturday, April 20, 2019, K-9 "Odin" was in the process of chasing down his 81st suspect in the OR county after the suspect ran from deputies.

Coos County officials said Wilson is still on the loose.

A police dog that stumbled on a porcupine and got more than 200 quills stuck on his face while pursuing a suspect is resting comfortably Tuesday and will not lose his eyesight, authorities in OR said.

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"During a very long active track, Odin encountered a porcupine in the path and was struck with over 200 quills". Several of the 200 quills went into the dog's mouth and two stuck close to his eye. He was sedated for more than two hours while the quills were removed.

"The sheriff's office would like to offer thanks to the staff at Hanson-Meekins for their dedication and professional care, as well as to the public for the outpouring of support for K9 Odin", according to the sheriff's office.

Photos of "Odin" after the bad incident are going viral but don't worry, he's recovering at home and on the mend.

Deputies are continuing to search for Wilson. If you share the same market as the contributor of this article, you may not use it on any platform.

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