On the morning of April 27, Julie Evans ducked out to run two quick errands. When she returned a short while later, she found a note on her door asking her to come and pick up her dog at Minneapolis Animal Care and Control. She assumed that the dog, 7-year-old Smurf, had simply got loose and been captured by the dogcatcher. Smurf was both licensed and had been implanted with an identifying microchip, so Evans quickly rounded up the pet's paperwork... More >>>