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COVID-19 Update

All of our volunteers are working safely from home on their computers and phones. Our services will continue as normal during the COVID-19 outbreak. We look forward to being able to help you during this very stressful time. If you … Continue reading

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How Are We Doing? Year to Date December 2019

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Where Could Your Lost Dog Be?

As the year draws to a close we are going to ask you to click on this link to look through our 2019 Lost Dogs listings one more time. Lost Dogs of Wisconsin/Helping Lost Pets database search tool We have … Continue reading

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Successfully Negotiating the Return of Your Lost Dog from a Rescue

Your missing dog has turned up at a rescue and is now available for adoption. How does this happen? A microchipped dog who is scanned may be backtracked to a rescue or may have a rescue as a secondary contact. … Continue reading

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A Dog’s Appearance Can Change Over Time

Don’t be too hasty to dismiss a possible match! As shown below, a dog’s appearance can change over time It is always best to go in person to confirm. Many thanks to our volunteer, Tracie, for sharing these photos of … Continue reading

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How Are We Doing? Year to Date August 2019

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How Are We Doing? Year to Date July 2019

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Use This Flyer When Your Lost Dog is Staying Reliably in One Area But is Difficult to Trap

Is your missing dog staying in one area but reluctant to enter a humane trap? “Helpful” neighbors may be overfeeding your dog and undermining your efforts to successfully catch him. Lost dogs in survival mode need to be hungry enough … Continue reading

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Did Your Dog Go Missing From Fireworks? Don’t Panic!

Immediately file a report with us at http://www.helpinglostpets.com/LDOW so that we can make a flyer and share it to our Facebook page which has over 85,000 fans in Wisconsin.  Different formats of your flyer will be emailed to you so … Continue reading

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Hayward, Sawyer County Free Microchip Clinic

Lost Dogs of Wisconsin provided free microchips at the Northwood’s Humane Society BBQ in the Bark Park on Sunday, June 9.  Our Sawyer County volunteer, Esther Maina, organized the microchip clinic and had several people helping her.  Thanks to their … Continue reading

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