No cases were reported recently by the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria, which provides animal control services to the city. For information or to report emergencies involving animals 24 hours a day, call 703-838-4774.
These cases were handled by the Animal Welfare League of Arlington, which operates the county animal shelter and provides animal control services to the county. For information or to report emergencies involving animals 24 hours a day, call 703-931-9241 or go to www.awla.org.
Deadly trap for deer: North Jefferson St., 3600 block, Oct. 29. An animal control found a deer stuck on an iron fence. The deer had a severely broken leg. The animal was euthanized.
Accessory neither licensed nor vaccinated: N. Cleveland St., 700 block, Oct. 27. Responding to a report of a bat inside a home, an animal control officer found that the animal was actually a sweatband.
— Compiled by Ria Manglapus