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Old 01-14-2003, 12:03 PM
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Looking for ideas on something I may have missed or forgotten to do.
Last night while I was at work, my wife let our 2 Shepards out,to do their duty.About 10 minutes latter she called them to come in,and only 1 showed up.The 1 year old, pure white came when called,but the 5 month pure black never showed all night.
We live in a fairly rural area,But on a major highway.This morning I've drove around most of the roads within a couple miles,have stopped and talked with most neighbors,and called animal control,and will put an ad in the paper this afternoon.
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Good luck man, hope you find your baby.

I always worry about that with our 2 sheps, try and keep a close eye but they like to follow the nose.

Let us know

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Good Luck Steve. I know what you are going through right now and it's no fun. Please keep us posted
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how about a picture at the closest mall or grocery store??

Good luck...keep us informed.
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Contact your mailman, they know all about the local dogs. School bus drivers, neighborhood kids and the local police. Also contact the local vet`s offices to see if anyone has aquired a ''new'' dog fitting that description. Good luck, my heart goes out to you, let us knowhow things are going...........Roger 1
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Call the local Vet's. Has worked for me in the past.
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If you have a picture of them, scan it and print up posters and distribute around. I know people who have found this to work very well.

Good Luck and let us know what happens.
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I know what you're going through. Our 10-yr-old mutt ran off Jan 4th. We put up posters, called the pound, put ads in the newspaper. The good news is he showed back up Jan 10th. I drove up in the driveway and there he was...

I hope the same happens for you..
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Steve, I know exactly what your going through. Last Saturday our 7 year old boxer went off on her usual walkabout and didn't come back. I've put up posters called vets and animal control, talked to mailman, ups.sheriffs deputies, feed stores, co-ops. The last thing that was recommended was to call boxer rescue and see if anyone has called in. I also know a friend who eventually put up reward posters and got a call after 8 days. Good luck and our thoughts are withyou. Art
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Put food out .. and the other dog on a chain or in a run if possible. It will keep her by the house if she returns while you're gone.
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