Animal Control Report: 49 Calls, 28 Animals Impounded Last Week

Athens-Clarke County Animal Control's weekly report.

Athens-Clarke County Animal Control responded to 49 calls last week, according to its weekly media release:

·       24 reports of dogs running at large

·       9 reports of animal neglect

·       5 reports of seriously injured animals

·       4 reports of barking dogs

·       2 reports of animal bites

·       2 requests for cat transport

·       1 report of a trapped animal

·       1 report of aggressive animal

·       1 report of a seriously sick animal

·       0 citations were issued for local Animal Control ordinance violations

·       13 warnings issued

Animal Control impounded 28 animals — 16 dogs, 12 cats. Seven dogs and 2 cats were adopted, 3 dogs reclaimed, and 2 dogs and 10 cats 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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