On October 5 at around 2:00 pm, a woman was bitten by a medium-sized mixed-breed dog with black, brown, and white fur in the 1900 block of VanBuren Street.

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The dog was unleashed, appeared uncollared and no owners seemed to be in the area.

Locating the dog in question is important for rabies monitoring and vaccination verification purposes.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the dog (shown below) or the owner is asked to call the Animal Control Unit at (307) 721-5385 or the non-emergency Dispatch line at (307) 721-2526. Please reference case number 21-17414.

Photo from the Laramie Police Department
Photo from the Laramie Police Police Department

LOOK: Here are the pets banned in each state

Because the regulation of exotic animals is left to states, some organizations, including The Humane Society of the United States, advocate for federal, standardized legislation that would ban owning large cats, bears, primates, and large poisonous snakes as pets.

Read on to see which pets are banned in your home state, as well as across the nation.