Florida K-9 bitten by water moccasin while searching for missing baby Andrew

A Pasco County K-9 is recovering after being bitten by a water moccasin while on the search for missing baby Andrew Caballeiro.

The Sheriff's Office posted photos to Facebook of K-9 Phi being treated at a veterinarian's office.

They say that Phi was in the Everglades on Thursday assisting the FBI with the continued search for baby Andrew when he was suddenly bitten by a water moccasin snake. 

Phi was treated with anti-venom and he is being monitored. The Sheriff's Office says his prognosis for recovery is looking good.

"Please help us send well wishes K9 Phi's way."


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