A lady is trying to give away my dog.

////A lady is trying to give away my dog.

Question

I lost my dog, but I recently found a lady trying to give her away on Facebook saying that it’s hers. When I tried to message her, she didn't answer and always cancels when I try to plan to meet. I’m not her registered owner though. What can I do?

Answer

People who believe their animal is being wrongfully withheld can contact the police and can sue (replevin action) to try to get the animal returned. It will be helpful to have on hand some proof of ownership (even if the dog is not licensed or microchipped), such as veterinary records, photos, adoption or purchase receipts, etc.

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By |2019-07-17T12:21:55+00:00July 17th, 2019|