A pair of dogs left unattended drew police attention on July 19 shortly after noon near West Saanich and Wallace Drive.
Central Saanich police were called for a report of two dogs locked in a vehicle with no windows open for what witnesses said was at least 25 minutes. Officers contacted the registered owner, who admitted to leaving dogs in the car for a few minutes.
Watch for children
Central Saanich Police are reminding the public to take extra precautions when walking along residential streets and the water’s edge.
When possible don’t walk alone, take well -traveled routes with lots of traffic and be aware of your surroundings. Parents should keep an eye on children and know where they are going or go with them. The police service also reminds residents to report suspicious behaviour, 250-652-4441.