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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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How Are We Doing? Year to Date May 2019

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Eagle River Free Microchip Clinic

What do 78 dogs and 7 cats now have in common? They are all microchipped! This was made possible by Lost Dogs of Wisconsin, who donated all the chips, and DR. John Cheslak and his amazing staff at Dr. John’s … Continue reading

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Lost Dogs of Wisconsin Donates Microchip Scanner to the Genoa City Police Department

Thank you to our volunteers, Wendy Siedschlag and Carol Long  for being such  great ambassadors in Walworth County. They saw the need for a microchip scanner and put in the request to have one sent to the Genoa City Police … Continue reading

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