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Las Vegas Pet Owners Link Their Dogs’ Deaths To Craigslist

A Las Vegas animal clinic says four dogs have died in their care due to a distemper outbreak that is impacting dozens of families.

A fourth dog died Sunday at Dr. Dennis Arn's Las Vegas clinic due to distemper, KSNV-TV reports. The dog owners all say they got their animals through Craigslist.

Dozens of families who've lost their dogs they found through Craigslist gathered for a rally on Friday.

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Animal advocacy group Nevada Voters for Animals says 60 victims believe they got their dogs from the same seller. The dog owners say the person is known to drive a gold-colored BMW and do transactions near a Walgreens in southwest Las Vegas.

Gina Greisen with Nevada Voters for Animals says she hope their concerns are taken seriously.