Checklist for searching for a lost pet

Checklist for searching for a lost pet

When looking for a lost pet, the following places are always a great place to start looking:

  • washing machine
  • clothes dryer
  • stove
  • refrigerator
  • dish washers
  • water heater
  • under furniture
  • under beds
  • in closets
  • in cabinets
  • in shelves
  • bookcases
  • in drain pipes
  • in sewer drains
  • under vehicles
  • in crawl spaces under the house
  • inside sheds and barns, etc.

In the case of cats also look in:

  • roof crawl spaces
  • on the roof
  • in roof gutters and up in the trees
  • on top of back yard sheds
  • external window sills
  • hot water heater
  • air conditioning compressor
  • storage areas inside sheds
  • under the hood of a car
  • wheel arches
  • shrubbery
  • up lamp posts
  • in the letter box