No report was available from the Animal Control Division of the Fairfax County Police Department for today's Extra. For information, call 703-246-2253.
The following were among cases received recently by the Animal Control Section of the Fairfax City Police Department. For more information, call 703-385-7924 or visit the Web site www.fairfaxva.gov and click on Animals under List of Services.
Fawn Found in Carport
ANTIETAM AVE., 10200 block, 12:25 p.m. July 9. Residents called animal control about a fawn that had been lying in their carport for more than two hours. The deer, about 4 weeks old, was taken to the city shelter, where a veterinarian treated it for shock symptoms. It was transferred to a wildlife rehabilitator.
Kitten Rescued Near Street
MAIN STREET AND FARRCROFT DRIVE, July 12. An animal control officer who was investigating a report of a black-and-white kitten running in traffic found a frightened cat hiding by a brick wall near the street. The kitten, which was unharmed and about 6 weeks old, was taken to the city shelter, where it will be made available for adoption when it is old enough.
-- Compiled by JEAN MACK