Contact: Tony Bell, Communications Deputy
Office: (213) 974-5555 Cell: (213) 215-5176
January 22, 2013
For Immediate Release
COUNTY TO ENHANCE ENFORCEMENT TO CURB DOG ATTACKS
LOS ANGELES COUNTY — Citing an increase of dog attacks in the Antelope Valley, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich announced that the County’s Department of Animal Care and Control has increased sweeps with multiple day patrols for unincorporated areas, Lancaster and Palmdale. Also, effective January 29th, an additional Animal Control Officer will be stationed at the Lancaster Shelter to help to provide additional coverage for special patrols and improve emergency response times.