A horrific animal case: S St. SE, 3900 block, Nov. 25. Two brindle-colored mixed-breed dogs, one severely injured and one dead, were found in a trash can in an alley. The Humane Society is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible. Call 202-723-5730, Ext. 132, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Caught dragging: Eads St. NE, 4900 block, Nov. 23. A D.C. police officer called the Humane Society about a Yorkshire terrier being dragged by a man on a bicycle. The dog was injured, and the bicyclist was arrested. The owner, who could not afford veterinary treatment, surrendered the animal to a Humane Society officer.
Cat is on medication: 11th St. NW, 1900 block, Nov. 24. A Humane Society officer met an underweight cat’s owner, who said that a veterinarian had diagnosed a thyroid problem.
Adoptable dog: 19th St. SE, 1500 block, Oct. 20. A 9-month-old terrier was surrendered by an owner who could no longer take care of the animal.
Pet photos with Santa: The Humane Society is hosting photo sessions from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Hotel Monaco, 700 F St. NW, and from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 15 at Pro Feed Pet Nutrition Center, 5104 MacArthur Blvd. NW. 202-723-5730.
Animal holiday drive: The Humane Society is holding a holiday drive through Jan. 4. For a complete list of items and donation locations, visit www.washhumane.org.