Therapy Dog Trained to Help Diabetic Is Missing

Pit BullSpectrum, a therapy dog trained to help a local man deal with his diabetes, went missing last week. According to a friend of his owner, He was picked up by someone and taken up Alderpoint hill. The last known location of Spectrum was 4-5 miles up the Alderpoint Road from Garberville.

The friend explained, “His human has type 2 diabetes, which Spectrum is sensitive to. Spectrum’s job is to tell his human when to eat.”

Spectrum, a strawberry-blond pit bull mix, weighs about 50ish pounds. He is slightly skittish.

If anyone knows where Spectrum is or has information on where he may be they can call Richard at 423-617-8030 or contact the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office at (707) 923-2761