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Suffering dog rescued from locked car

...miniature Australian Sheppard.Karen Wood, an animal control officer, arrived shortly after to find a locksmith was...there real quickly."This summer, the three animal control officers at the center have responded to 75 calls for welfare...
Raccoon's freedom costs San Francisco carpenter his job

...carpenter said he put the animal in his truck and released it in a nearby grassy area, after getting guidance from animal control officers.His employer told the newspaper the move amounted to theft.
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Car strikes, kills loose Iditarod dog on Anchorage street was attached to a chain outside Clark's truck near the end of the ceremonial run and got free.Anchorage animal control officers later reported the dog was killed on the Old Seward Highway at 36th Avenue.The dog was named Stuart for the...
Dog owner demands answers after pug is electrocuted

...has raised her concerns with city officials.An Animal Control officer arrived on scene after that, whom Buchanan described...walked around downtown while she cooled down. The Animal Control officer also obtained her permission to take custody of...
Taking care of woofs and meows

...fortunate four-legged friends.Briana Brint, who's worked in the veterinary field for many years and as an animal control officer, started SOFA in 2012. She now serves as SOFA's vice-president."The bottom line is, without the community...
Sitka officer retires after 27 years

...Protection, but after he put himself through the Alaska Public Safety Academy, and working briefly as the Valdez animal control officer, the first law enforcement opening was with the Sitka Police Department. He was hired in 1987.Allen worked...
Douglas dog owner contesting citation

...offense of "objectionable menacing" on Dec. 3.Animal Control officers cited Vick after Sophie, a 5-year-old Shiz...sustained during the Thanksgiving day attack.Animal Control officer Matt Musslewhite said Vick was walking four dogs...
Loose dogs a problem in town where deadly mauling happened

...been complaining that children are not safe walking to school and back, according to Kotch. There is only one animal control officer in town, he said."We were all dreading something like this happening," he said. "We talked about it when...
Case closed on dog shooting death

...when) the dog became more aggressive is when they took their actions," he said.Erickson was cited by an Animal Control officer."She handed me a $50 ticket for dog at large," Erickson said. "She's basically having me pay for the...
Expo highlights importance of preparing for disasters

...issue when planning for disasters is accounting for the needs of any family pets said Rachel Trapp, a Juneau animal control officer."Having a leash or crate right next to supplies that are easily accessible is the best thing," Trapp said...
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