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Empire Editorial: Feed the eagles, not the rabbits

...issue. So what should be done? First, the City and Borough of Juneau should adopt an ordinance that allows animal control officers to capture these vermin. Second, any captured rabbits - whether by residents or animal control - should be donated...
Rampant Rabbits: Invasive, feral rabbits overrun Valley Neighborhood

...during the past few years, but this year the shelter was inundated with rabbits like never before, according to Animal Control officer Ben Peyerk. Between April and July of this year, the Humane Society took in more than 20 rabbits, and it spent...
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Preparing for the worst, 'Who depends on you?'"Ben Peyerk, an animal control officer with the Gastineau Humane Society, said the answer...consumed the Gastineau Apartments, will be on site. Animal control officers will showcase disaster kits for pets - extra collars...
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...
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...


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