Dog bites owner: Roberts Rd., 4100 block, Aug. 22. A pit bull bit its owner on the arm and continued to act in an aggressive manner. The dog was taken into custody.
Owner issued a warning: Oxford Lane, 4100 block, Aug. 27. Responding to a report of a dog inside a vehicle, an officer found the owner had arrived and had the air conditioning running.
Runaway sheltered: Old Lee Hwy. and Brookwood Dr., Aug. 26. A Boston terrier was found loose and taken to the shelter.
Climbing aboard? Fairfax Blvd., 9800 block, Aug. 25. A woman found a rat terrier mix loose near the Metro and took it to the shelter.
No one home: Niblick Dr. SE, 500 block, 11:45 p.m. Aug. 25. An officer responding to a report of two dogs barking in the back yard was unable to contact the owners.
The Homeless Animals Rescue Team will have dogs available for adoption from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept 13 and 20 at Petco, Greenbriar Town Center, 13053 Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy., Fairfax. 703-817-9444. For information, visit hart90.org.