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These cases were handled by the Washington Humane Society, which operates its shelter at 7319 Georgia Ave. NW, and the District’s, at 1201 New York Ave. NE. For information or assistance, call 202-723-5730 or go to

Owner refuses treatment: Sumner Rd. SE, 1100 block, July 9. A flea-infested Shih Tzu was surrendered to the humane society.

Dog’s limp untreated: G St. SE, 3000 block, July 10. A miniature poodle was impounded.

Limited resources: Douglass Pl. SE, 2700 block, July 12. An injured 5-month-old cat was surrendered to the humane society.

Cat rescued: Wahler Pl. SE, 1000 block, July 16. A cat was rescued from a storm drain.

Pit bull turned in: Elmira St. SE, 600 block, July 16. A 6-month-old pit bull mix was impounded.

Fox makes goal: Broad Branch Terr. NW, 3200 block, July 17. A fox was removed from netting of a soccer goal.

Adoptable cat: A 2-year-old hound mix was taken to the shelter in March.

These cases were handled by the Washington Animal Rescue League, 71 Oglethorpe St. NW. For information, call 202-726-2556 or go to

Whippet given up: Arlington, N. Utah St., 1000 block, July 9. A woman relinquished an 8-year-old whippet mix.

A birth day is coming: Mount Rainier, Russell Ave., 4100 block, July 13. A pregnant woman relinquished a 4-month-old kitten.

— Compiled by Ria Manglapus


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