Washoe County Regional Animal Services Shelter
Washoe County Regional Animal Services Shelter
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Lost and Found Pets

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Dog with familyLosing a member of your pet family is a very stressful and upsetting event. Try to stay focused and organized about the steps you need to take in locating your pet. Do not give up hope as some animals will go missing for weeks, months and even years before they are found.
Check out pictures of pets returned after missing several weeks and even years. Microchip Returns 

Both of these pets were missing for four years before being turned into Washoe County Animal Services. Both animals had microchips and this helped them to  be reunited with their owners. 


Lost Pet Tips - Click here 12 steps to help you find your pet

Found Pet Tips - Click Here  Handy tips on how to reunite the pet with the owner.

Click here for Missing Pets quick links