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Did Your Dog Go Missing From Fireworks?

  We have taken in 45 lost and found dog reports in Wisconsin since yesterday morning, July 4th. Many of the lost dogs will be reunited quickly if everyone reminds people to not chase, call or whistle to the dog … Continue reading

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No Sightings During Hot Weather? No Worries!

It’s hot outside! Don’t be alarmed if you don’t get any sightings of your missing dog during this hot spell. They will hunker down and may not be seen until the weather cools off a bit or they may only … Continue reading

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Sully Makes the Long Journey Home

Last weekend Lost Dogs of Wisconsin volunteers created a chain transport to return Sully, a 5 year old American Bulldog back to his home in Sawyer County, Wisconsin. He had been found and taken by vacationers almost seven hours away to Illinois. … Continue reading

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Distributing Flyers is the Number One Way Lost Dogs are Found

When a dog goes missing, the first reaction of most people is to rush out and search for the dog, calling his/her name and combing the area.  Even though it may seem counterintuitive, you should not send your friends and … Continue reading

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Tips for Dogs Lost From Car Accidents

It’s a terrifying thought. You are on an outing with your dog, enjoying the day, and all of a sudden your world is turned upside down because you have been involved in a car accident and your dog has been … Continue reading

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How Are We Doing? Year to Date January 2018

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Whisky’s Story – A Volunteer Matchmaker Notices Whisky’s Photo on a Shelter Website a Month After He Went Missing

  Whisky- A dog who went missing on December 31, 2017 finally went home today February 4, 2018 after being turned into an animal shelter. After almost 6 weeks of being missing one of our volunteers and Helping Lost Pets … Continue reading

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Charlie’s Story – A Veteran’s Dog is Safely Back Home

Charlie, a Veteran’s service dog went missing since November 29, 2017 from his home in Milwaukee.  There were some reports from eyewitnesses who had seen him get hit by a car and then run off. Almost two months later our … Continue reading

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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 these links and to look through our 2017 Lost Dogs Albums one more time. Lost Dogs 2017 – January to June Lost Dogs 2017 – … Continue reading

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Annie’s Story – A Dog Lost From A Truck Rollover is Safely Caught After Three Long Weeks

Annie’s story as told by Annie’s owner: “On December 2nd Annie and I were involved in a car accident where my truck rolled three times. Annie was ejected from the vehicle and somehow managed to get away unscathed. I thankfully … Continue reading

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