Athens-Clarke County Animal Control responded to 63 calls last week, according to its weekly media release:
- 27 reports of dogs running at large
- 12 reports of animal neglect
- 11 reports of animal bites
- 4 reports of seriously injured animals
- 3 requests for cat transport
- 2 reports of trapped animals
- 2 reports of seriously sick animals
- 1 report of a barking dog
- 1 report of an aggressive animal
- 1 citation was issued for local Animal Control ordinance violations
- 19 warnings issued
Animal Control impounded 31 animals — 13 dogs, 17 cats, 1 groundhog.
Ten dogs and 3 cats were adopted, 5 dogs reclaimed, and 2 dogs and 6 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