According the the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office, on Wednesday, a man called to report an abandoned dog and puppies on a Forest Service trail up Little Bear.

The dog and puppies were seen at the far end of the trail that splits off from the trail to the cabin.

The dog is small, white and brown (appears to be a terrier), and has four small puppies.

According to the report, the dog is wearing a collar with a tag. The caller was unable to catch the dogs or puppies.

The owner may have been driving a muddy, black side-by-side UTV. If you have any information on the dog or its owner, please call 582-2100.