Dog chained: 56th St. NE, 200 block, Aug. 20. A 1-year-old pit bull was surrendered to the Humane Society after it was found hazardously chained. The owner claimed that the dog would constantly escape.
Pit bull puppies surrendered: 57th St. NE, 200 block, Aug. 21. An owner of a pit bull that had five puppies surrendered the 2-month-old dogs to the Humane Society because she could not properly care for them.
Possibly abandoned?: Mellon St. SE, 400 block, Aug. 25. The Humane Society is investigating a report of tenants moving out of an apartment and abandoning a cat.
Adoptable dog: A 5-year-old pit bull terrier that had a rough life was surrendered.
Eye and mouth checked: North Capitol St. NE, 6500 block, Aug. 21. A woman took an 11-year-old German shepherd mix to the league’s medical center because of a mass on its eyelid. Surgery and dental cleaning were recommended.