These were among cases received by Loudoun County Animal Services. For information on the county shelter’s hours and location, adoption and licensing, rabies clinics and low-cost neutering, call 703-777-0406 in eastern Loudoun or 540-882-3211 in western Loudoun.
Dog owner cited: Fort Evans Rd., Leesburg, March 17. A dog was reported to have been left in a car. An animal control officer, using an infrared temperature gun, determined that the car’s internal temperature was 105 degrees. The dog’s owner was issued a citation.
Stray dog: Nestlewood Rd., Leesburg, March 18. A stray dog wearing a collar with tags and identification was reported. When an animal control officer tried to return the dog to its home, no one answered the door. The officer left a notice and took the dog to the shelter.
Too young to be out alone: Concrete Plaza, Sterling, March 19. A caller reported finding a very young kitten by itself. An animal control officer took the kitten, which was about a week old, to a veterinary office.