Athens-Clarke County Animal Control responded to 47 calls last week, according to its weekly media release:
- 23 reports of dogs running at large
- 7 reports of animal neglect
- 5 reports of seriously injured animals
- 3 reports of animal bites
- 3 requests for cat transport
- 2 reports of trapped animals
- 2 reports of seriously sick animals
- 2 reports of aggressive animals
- 1 citation was issued for local Animal Control ordinance violations
- 17 warnings issued
Animal Control impounded 83 animals — 30 dogs, 52 cats, 1 raccoon.
Eight dogs and 2 cats were adopted, 3 dogs reclaimed, and 8 dogs and 10 cats were 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