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Puppies abandoned in box on side of road rescued by deputies

The sheriff's office is caring for the puppies at their office in Banks County, Georgia.
Credit: Banks County Sheriff's Office

BANKS COUNTY, Ga. — Investigators with the Banks County Sheriff's Office were on a "rescue hunt" when they "caught word" that there were puppies left abandoned.

They ended up with at least 7 puppies in the back seat of their car. 

"These poor pups were abandoned and left on the side of the road in a box," the sheriff's office said on Facebook. "Our awesome investigators caught word and went on a rescue hunt." 

The sheriff's office was caring for the puppies at their office and they said Wednesday that they have all found forever homes.