Animal Control Report: 29 Animals Impounded Last Week

Athens-Clarke County Animal Control's weekly media release.

Athens-Clarke County Animal Control responded to 42 calls last week, according to its weekly media release:

  • 23 reports of dogs running at large
  • 7 reports of animal neglect
  • 4 reports of animal bites
  • 2 reports of seriously injured animals
  • 2 reports of trapped animals
  • 2 reports of seriously sick animals
  • 1 report of barking dogs
  • 1 request for cat transport

  • 0 citations were issued for local Animal Control ordinance violations
  • 19 warnings issued

Animal Control impounded 29 animals — 20 dogs, eight cats, one raccoon. Seven dogs and one cat were adopted, two dogs reclaimed, and seven dogs and two cars turned over to shelters/rescue groups.

Check out the list of all the dogs currently at the shelter to the official Athens-Clarke County web site:www.athensclarkecounty.com/animalcontrol


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