Personal ID Tag
Begin Your Search
Call Animal Control via the Police Station
- 870-633-3434 or come by the shelter to see if your pet
might have been picked up by Animal Control. Dogs are kept for just
5 days - so call immediately!
Call the Times Herald and
ask them to run an ad in the Lost and Found section of the classifieds.
The ad is free and they do a great job & are super supporters
of the FCAHS.
Call KXJK/KBFC 633-1253 in the early morning
and have the lost animal put on the Swap Shop show.
It’s free and they are very helpful.
Call both area vets - Rountree Animal Clinic 633-4466
and Gehring Animal Clinic-633-5931. Many animals have been
identified by the vet techs for us over the years.
Put up Posters - For a few pennies and with a
little legwork posters put up in high traffic areas really help
find lost pets. Ask to put up a poster at the shelter too so AC
can be on the lookout for your lost pet.
The Next Steps
Talk to your neighbors. If your pet went missing
from your house or yard, the place to begin your search is in
your immediate neighborhood. If you live near a busy street check
there first - assure yourself that your pet has not wandered into
traffic and been injured or worse. Walk around the area surrounding
your home and talk to your neighbors - the mailman - children
playing outside - construction workers, these people notice things
like loose dogs and dogs are often attracted by the sounds of
children playing. If you have a recent picture take it with you
on your search. Leave your phone number and a description of your
Take your pet's favorite toy. Dogs and cats
have hearing superior to ours and may be able to hear you from
a great distance. If your pet has a favorite toy with a squeaker,
bell, or any other noise maker, you can use it to your advantage.
While you're calling out your pet's name, squeak or jingle the
Pick a time when you know your neighborhood is quiet.
Searching your neighborhood during quieter hours can be a great
help in finding your pet. Call your pet's name and then listen
for his familiar bark
Use your car. If your walk does not produce
any information go back and get your car. Dogs recognize the sound
of their master's car.
Send us a picture and description of your lost pet. We
can list him/her on our Lost & Found page to help in your
P.O. Box 2091
2890 Mallory Road
Forrest City, AR 72336
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