Dog bites woman: Tyler Ave., 7200 block, 11:50 a.m. July 18. A loose Jack Russell bit a woman walking, causing a minor injury. The dog was quarantined.
Cat family found: Spring Lake Terr., 3500 block, July 25. A man found a mother cat and three kittens in his shed. They were taken to the city’s shelter, where they will be placed for adoption.
Dog locked in vehicle: Main St., 9400 block, July 23. Animal control was called about a dog locked inside a vehicle. The owners removed the dog before animal control arrived. A warning was issued.
Dog bites aid: Orchard St., 10700 block, July 23. A dog bit a home care aid. The dog was quarantined at home for 10 days.
Mockingbird trapped: Democracy Lane, 10300 block, July 26. A mockingbird flew into a vaulted glass ceiling outdoors and could not figure out how to get out. Animal control officers guided the bird out.
Dog locked in vehicle: Maple Ave. E., 100 block, 3:20 p.m. July 20. Animal control was called about a dog locked in a vehicle in a parking lot. The owner returned after several minutes and was issued a summons for cruelty to animals.
Wanderer: Knoll St. NW, 400 block, 6:13 p.m. July 22. A woman found a small brown dog wandering in the street. Animal control took the dog to the Fairfax County animal shelter.
Cat scratches employee: Park St. SE, 100 block, 8:57 a.m. July 25. A cat jumped from an examination table and scratched an animal hospital employee on the leg.