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stray

a. a domestic animal, fowl, etc., that has wandered away from its place of keeping and is lost
b. (as modifier): stray dogs

stray

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(geology)
A lenticular rock formation encountered unexpectedly in drilling an oil or a gas well; it differs from an adjacent persistent formation in lithology and hardness.
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The number of stray dogs in the city has increased dramatically.
Addressing the meeting, Mayor Toheed said that municipal corporation and health department would prepare medicated food for stray dogs and SWMC would lift dogs from the city to dump it accordingly.
READ:DOH: Firecracker-related injuries down by 68% While there was no reported case of injuries due to stray bullets, there were 13 cases of indiscriminate firing in Metro Manila from December 16, 2017 to January 1, 2018, according to NCRPO.
However, animal rights campaigners have launched a petition titled 'Save Stray Dogs of Bahrain - Please Adopt, Don't Kill' on change.
Due to open early next year, the facility will be an extension of the Stray Dogs Centre UAQ.
Vanessa Waddon, transformation manager at Hope Rescue, said: "Hope Rescue has worked in partnership with Rhondda Cynon Taf council for the last four years to take all their unclaimed stray dogs after they have completed their statutory seven days.
We had to call the police because the Engomi municipality doesn't have a number for stray dogs as all municipalities do.
Here are some of the guidelines on how to photograph stray dogs and submit the pictures for reporting purposes:
Attacks by stray dogs are becoming more common in the area, the source added.
Last week, around 51 persons were bit by stray dogs in the Rawalpindi city and 11 dog-biting cases were reported when the World Rabies Day was being observed in the city.
anyone who nds a stray not to take it to their local police station, e local authority has urged anyone who nds a stray not to take it to their local police station, as the police are only responsible for dealing with dangerous dogs.
Administrative territory of the city of Tallinn catching a stray pet and retention.