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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...
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...
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...
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

...a 5-year-old Shiz Tsu-Pomeranian mix, died from injuries sustained during the Thanksgiving day attack.Animal Control officer Matt Musslewhite said Vick was walking four dogs when one of them, a 4-year-old Mastiff-Pit bull mix named...
SE Alaska nonprofit working to change pet welfare

...responsible animal ownership in all areas."We are concerned with the whole region," she said.Her experience as an animal control officer, combined with her new job, where she sees all of Southeast on a regular basis, made her realize that it was...
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...
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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Progress we can live with he didn't kill any birds. He told an Anchorage Daily News reporter that he obtained the raven from an animal control officer who found the bird dead, and that the flicker feathers were given to him by a farmer who simply found them laying...
Woman, dog survive 'vicious' pit bull attack

...option of pursuing payment of medical costs and veterinarian bills through civil court. In this case, though, an Animal Control officer said she was under the impression the owners of the pit bulls have already agreed to cover the medical costs...


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