No incidents were reported by the Animal Control Division of the Fairfax County Police Department. For information, call 703-246-2253.
The following incidents were reported by the animal control section of the Fairfax City Police Department. For information, call 703-385-7924 or go to www.fairfaxva.gov and click on “Animal Control” on the police department’s main page.
Dog locked in car: Old Lee Hwy., 3100 block, Sept. 20. Animal control, responding to a report of a dog locked inside a car, found the car in a shaded area. The dog’s owner was issued a warning.
Day-care fight: Pickett Rd., 3800 block, Sept 24. A boxer mix bit an employee at a dog day-care facility when the employee attempted to break up a fight between the boxer mix and another dog. The boxer mix had a current rabies vaccination and was quarantined for 10 days.
Escaped dog: Jermantown Rd., 3900 block, Sept. 24. A shepherd mix was found loose in a park. The dog was taken to the city’s shelter, where the owner claimed it that day.
Loose dog: Maple St. and Lamarre Dr., Sept. 13. A Siberian husky was found running loose and was taken to the city’s shelter, where it was claimed that day.
Sick raccoon: Cover Pl., 10000 block, Sept. 24. Someone reported a sick raccoon in his yard. The raccoon was taken to the city’s shelter, where it was euthanized. There was no known exposure.
The following incidents were reported by the Vienna Police Department. For information, call 703-255-6396.
Dog bites owner: Hillcrest Dr. SW, 600 block, 8 a.m. Sept. 19 to 8 a.m. Sept. 23. A dog bit its owner on the arm when she attempted to separate it from a friend’s dog while they were playing. The dog was quarantined for 10 days.
Dog at large: Center St. S., 200 block, 10 a.m. Sept. 23. Someone found a dog running at large and took it to police. After several attempts to contact the owner, the dog was taken to the Fairfax County Animal Shelter.