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.
Fox terrier mix in back yard: 6100 block, Wesson Dr., Suitland, March 16. A woman reported a stray dog in her back yard. An animal control officer picked up the 3-year-old white female fox terrier mix. When not claimed, the dog was taken to a rescue group March 22.
Lost and found: 3700 block, Wilkinson Dr., Suitland, March 17. Someone reported finding a small stray dog running loose. An officer picked up the 1-year-old beige male dachshund and Parson Russell terrier mix. The dog was reunited with its owner that day.
Two dogs on the loose: 12100 block, North Keys Rd., Brandywine. A man reported seeing two dogs running through his yard. An officer removed a 3-year-old white male American bulldog. The dog was reunited with its owner March 26.
Found in garage: 4500 block, Silver Hill Rd., Suitland, March 20. A woman reported holding a small stray dog that she found in her garage. An animal control officer picked up the 7-month-old black female Shih Tzu. When not claimed, the dog was taken to a rescue group March 28.
Fish and turtle at eviction site: 7000 block, Tarquin Ave., Temple Hills, March 21. The Sheriff’s Department requested pickup of a turtle and fish found at the site of an eviction. The turtle was claimed by its owner, and the fish were surrendered. The fish were taken to a new home March 26.
Puppy chase: 10200 block, Le Fevre Dr., Cheltenham, March 21. A woman reported that she exited her vehicle and then was chased into her home by a stray dog. She said that the dog was still on her porch. An animal control officer removed the 9-month-old brindle-colored male Presa Canario. The dog was reunited with its owner the next day.
The Prince George’s County SPCA/Humane Society seeks volunteers to provide temporary foster homes to cats and dogs. Medical care is covered. Call 301-262-5625, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.pgspca.org.
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. the first and third Thursdays at the Spay Spot Clinic, 3750 Brown Station Rd., Upper Marlboro. 301-254-8151, www.thespayspot.org.
Vaccination clinic: The Prince George’s County SPCA/Humane Society is sponsoring a low-cost shot clinic for dogs and cats from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at 8210 D’Arcy Rd., Forestville. Rabies and distemper shots are $10. Microchip IDs are $25. Only cash and credit cards are accepted as payment. All animals must be on a leash or in a carrier. Owners should bring an up-to-date rabies certificate. For information, call 301-262-5625.