Missing Bertie is found and recovering in vets

Bertie the black labrador, who went missing from his owner's van between Bourne and Deeping St Nicholas on February 7
Bertie the black labrador, who went missing from his owner's van between Bourne and Deeping St Nicholas on February 7

Bertie the black labrador cross that went missing in the Bourne area a week ago has been found.

He is recovering in a vets in Peterborough after being found yesterday (Thursday) injured in a garden in Cowbit near Spalding.

It is believed the dog had been hurt in a road accident a couple of days earlier and had a bad laceration on one of his hind legs.

Owner Ben Woodgett-Dawson says has been overwhelmed with the help from the public in what he described as “a week of torture” and would like to thank everyone for their support.