UPDATE: The puppy has been located. However the kittens are missing. See Facebook post below.
Barrie Police are looking for a suspect who broke into Doogan’s Pet Emporium in the Kozlov Centre around 3:15am Sunday.
Video surveillance shows the culprit forcing the front door open, then walks to the back of the store to steal a puppy and 4 kittens.
He placed the animals in a plastic bag and took off through the parking lot.
The animals just had their first round of vaccinations and require ongoing care. They are susceptible to dehydration and digestion complications.
The puppy is a red-haired nine week Cockapoo. The kittens are eight weeks old and are mixed colours.
Suspect is a white male, late 20s with a dark “chin strap” beard, wearing a dark pompom toque with a white stripe, light coloured long sleeve shirt, capris and dark shoes.
Contact Barrie Police or Crime Stoppers if you have information.