These were among cases received recently by the Prince George’s County Animal Management Division. Call 301-780-7200 for directions to the county animal shelter, hours of operation, and adoption and licensing procedures. The department Web site is www.princegeorgespets4us.com.
Lab found during scientific research: 11400 block, Deepwood Dr., Bowie, Nov. 30. Animal management received a call from someone who had found a stray dog while conducting scientific research. An animal control officer picked up the 2-year-old black male Labrador retriever. The dog, which was not claimed, was taken to a rescue group.
Smoke-colored dog loose: 3900 block, Billings Ave., Capitol Heights, Nov. 30. Someone reported a dog running loose. An animal control officer picked up the smoke-colored female pointer mix. The dog was not claimed and was adopted Dec. 15.
Injured beagle found: 10800 block, Lanham-Severn Rd., Glenn Dale, Nov. 30. An animal control officer picked up an injured 3-year-old tricolor male beagle that was running loose. The dog was not claimed and was taken to a rescue group Dec. 10.
Cat cries: 11900 block, Beltsville Dr., Beltsville, Dec. 1. A resident found an injured stray cat that had a mangled back leg and was crying in pain. An animal control officer was unable to find the cat. The officer did find four 7-month-old kittens, two male and two female. When not claimed, the kittens were taken to a rescue group Dec. 8.
Injured dog rescued: 400 block, Shady Glen Dr., Capitol Heights, Dec. 1. Animal management received a call from someone who saw a car hit a stray dog. The caller reported that after being hit, the dog went into the bushes by the side of the road. An animal control officer picked up the 3-year-old blond female Scottish terrier mix. The dog was not claimed and was taken to a rescue group Dec. 13.
Upper Marlboro low-cost animal clinic: The Prince George’s County Department of Environmental Resources’ Animal Management Division will sponsor a low-cost wellness and vaccine clinic from noon-3 p.m., first and third Thursdays, at the Spay Spot Clinic, 3750 Brown Station Rd., Upper Marlboro. 301-254-8151, www.thespayspot.org.
*Vaccination Clinic CANCELLED because of Redskins game*