A van with 16 dogs inside stolen in downtown Toronto Friday morning has been located, Toronto police have confirmed.
The dogs were being collected by Soulmutts Toronto Ltd., a company that offers daycare services for pets. A worker with the company left the car parked outside a condo at 215 Fort York Blvd. near Bathurst Street while he picked up a client’s dog. The plan was to take all the dogs to a local dog park.
The van was left running to keep the air conditioning on but kept locked as the driver had access to a second key. However, when the worker returned, the van and the dogs were gone.
Police confirmed shortly after 8 p.m. that the van had been located on Queens Quay East. The animals were in the back of the vehicle in good health, they said.
“All dogs are accounted for,” police said in …