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Published: Wednesday, 7/16/2014

Lucas County Dogs for Adoption: 7-16


Dogs remain available at the Lucas County Canine Care & Control Office, 410 South Erie St., Toledo. For information, call 419-213-2800.

For a complete list of available dogs, go to lucascountydogs.petfinder.com. A $100 adoption fee includes spay-neuter, a heartworm check, microchip ID, vaccinations, and a behavioral evaluation.

Dogs killed

Dogs killed July 10-12 under the direction of Lucas County Canine Care & Control Director Julie Lyle:

Breed and description; location seized; charge (if applicable). Dogs killed for poor behavior are scored on a scale up to 5, with higher scores being more aggressive:

Labrador retriever mix, brown and white male, unlicensed, aggressive/​unsafe, surrendered by Tammy Futrell, Platt Street, Toledo.

Boxer, brindle and white male, unlicensed, failed behavior evaluation/​food guarder (scored 4/​5 on July 9), surrendered by Jennifer Vanpelt, Balkan Place, Toledo.

Labrador retriever mix, black female, licensed, owner requested euthanasia (seizures, serious difficulty walking), surrendered by Barbara Hunter, Robinwood Avenue, Toledo.

Chihuahua mix, tan and white female, unlicensed, aggressive/​unsafe, Broadway Street, Tole-do, stray brought to the shelter.

Dachshund, brown and gray male, licensed, owner requested euthanasia (very elderly, tumors), surrendered by Bonnie Tucker, Yates Street, Toledo.

“Pit bull,” white and black male, unlicensed, failed behavior evaluation/​body handling (scored 3/​5 on July 1), Douglas Road, Toledo, stray picked up by a control officer.

“Pit bull,” brown and white male, unlicensed, failed behavior evaluation/​dog aggression (scored 3/​4 on July 10), Lewis Avenue, Toledo, stray picked up by a control officer.

Chow chow mix, brown male, unlicensed, veterinarian recommended euthanasia/​quality of life (blind, partially deaf, arthritis in rear legs and spine, distended and hard abdomen, great difficulty getting around, pain), Central Avenue, Toledo, stray picked up by a control officer.

Go to toledoblade.com/doglogterms for a glossary of the terms used in the dog log.

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