Missing Rescue Dog Takes Lincoln Tunnel Solo to NJ: Sitter - NBC New York

Missing Rescue Dog Takes Lincoln Tunnel Solo to NJ: Sitter

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    Missing Dog Treks Through Lincoln Tunnel: Sitter

    A missing dog named Lolo was seen walking through the Lincoln Tunnel from New York to Hoboken.

    (Published Saturday, Feb. 2, 2019)

    A rescue dog who ran away from a dog walker traveled from Manhattan to Hoboken by going through the Lincoln Tunnel, family members said. 

    The dog, Lolo, was a rescue from the streets of Puerto Rico whose owner was on vacation, Peter Liao said. Liao, the owner's uncle, was dog sitting. 

    Lolo, a 9-month-old whippet mix, escaped from her dog walker on Thursday in Hell's Kitchen, Liao said. 

    Police saw her going through the Lincoln Tunnel and others spotted her at a Hoboken dog park, Liao said. 

    The 20-pound, short-haired dog somehow survived the sub-freezing overnight temperatures. 

    Friends are searching in Hoboken and Weehawken for the white dog, Liao said. His niece cut short her vacation and is back to help look. 

    Photo credit: Peter Liao

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