A reader writes:
“Here is the story I wrote to my rescue group:
My CityDogs alum, Watson, paid his good luck forward today.
As Watson and I were coming home from a long, hot morning walk, Watson started barking out of nowhere. Watson is mostly silent, so it was weird. It was especially weird because it was a “hey there is a dog” bark, but we were walking past an abandoned building, nothing and nobody in sight.
Then I see a small gym looking bag. I had already seen it, but my neighborhood isn’t the cleanest and stuff like that is always getting left around. Then the bag started shivering.
Inside was a little doxie dog. Left on the side of the building like a piece of trash. Just with some shitty milk bones and no water, in direct sunlight. If it hadn’t been for Watson, I would have walked right past that black bag and who knows would have happened to the pup. I called 911 and animal control, who took the little pup in.
I did call to check up on the pup a few hours later and the police are investigating the abandonment. I was advised that no updates will be available on pup until after the investigation is over.
I am thankful that Watson knew the little guy was in distress. That is what I am hanging onto. Not the piece of shit person who just threw this life away with no care for its health and safety. My dog saved a life and that’s pretty cool.
Neighbors, please keep an eye out for dogs in distress. If you see one, call animal control at 202 724-3834.”
Yesterday there were 63,879 total positives. explore all the official D.C. data here From the Mayor’s Office: “The District’s reported data for October 25, 2021 includes 40 new positive coronavirus…
Thanks to Sarah for sending from Kalorama. Friends of the White Whale Society is brought to you by the team behind Last Christmas Tree in Town. You can email your…
Photo by 4JRCook Ed. Note: If this is you, please email [email protected] so I can put you in touch with OP. For those curious about past missed connections, some have…
If you have any animal/pet photos you’d like to share please send an email to princeofpetworth(at)gmail(dot)com with ‘Animal Fix’ in the title and say the name of your pet and…