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VideoLost: Shih Tzu, male, golden brown, from C.R. 320 in Floresville. If you have any information call 210-452-1829 or 832-292-3305.

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VideoStill missing: Long hair Chihuahua, near 3rd and Hwy. 97, Floresville, she is very missed. If you see her please call Jeri, 409-781-3191.
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The 81st Judicial District Attorney’s office, which includes Frio, La Salle, Atascosa, Karnes and Wilson Counties, is accepting resumes for an Assistant District Attorney position. The selected candidate will work directly under the Border Prosecution Unit Initiative dedicated to Human Trafficking/Human Smuggling. Responsibilities of the position include working closely with federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, felony intake, preparation of cases for grand jury, negotiating pleas and representation of the State of Texas in pretrial proceedings, as well as in criminal bench trials and jury trials in District Court. All applicants must be a graduate of an accredited law school and licensed to practice law by the State of Texas and have a minimum of fifteen (15) years prosecutorial experience and extensive felony trial experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Resumes will be accepted through close of business, September 3, 2015. EMAIL resumes and cover letters to terireyes@81stda.org or fax to 830-393-2205. DISTRICT ATTORNEY RENE PENA C/O, TERI REYES, Office Manager; 1327 THIRD STREET, FLORESVILLE, TEXAS 78114. Fax 830-393-2205, terireyes@81stda.org.
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Letter: Put dog safety tips into practice




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Editor:

In order to reduce the number of pets lost or possibly killed this summer, readers should practice dog safety by following these helpful hints:

•Provide cool, fresh water and adequate shade. Dogs will not drink water that is hot from sitting in the sun all day.

•Feed the suggested amount of age-appropriate, good quality food daily. Make sure one of the first three ingredients in the dog food is meat, not meat-byproduct.

•Microchip your dog. ID tags fall off and collars can be removed. Microchips last the lifetime of your pet and help ensure your lost dog will be returned.

•Secure your dog prior to thunderstorms and “fireworks” holidays. The majority of missing dog reports occur after thunderstorms, 4th of July, and New Year’s Eve celebrations.

•Don’t leave dogs unattended in vehicles. Being left alone for even a few minutes is enough to seriously dehydrate and harm your pet and cracking the window is not enough.

•Keep rabies and vaccinations current. Protect your dog from chance encounters with a wild animal or unprotected stray.

•Spay/neuter your dog even if you don’t plan on breeding. Educate yourself on the myths surrounding spay/neuter. Most dogs euthanized are intact males who have wandered from home in search of a female.

•Socialize your dog. A well-socialized dog is less likely to attack and be attacked!

•Be a good dog owner and Wilson County citizen. Spay/neuter to prevent accidental, unwanted liters. Report license plates of vehicles that dump puppies and dogs. Remember, a healthy pet requires a responsible pet owner.

CODY BREWTON

La Vernia
 

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