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The Strays of Northwest Arkansas

In Paw Talk by HSO Sally0 Comments

Let’s talk about stray animals in our area. I routinely hear of people that found a dog, for a variety of reasons cannot keep it, but do for a few days or a week, and then they are stunned to find out they cannot just walk into their local shelter and turn it over at that point. They need to schedule a surrender date because by that time, the law considers it their animal. There are actually a number of reasons why this is not the best way of handling a stray dog.  The first place most people turn to after losing a pet and not being able to find it in their immediate neighborhood is their local animal control …