dog-catcher


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dog-catcher

n
(Professions) chiefly US and Canadian a local official whose job is to catch and impound stray dogs, cats, etc
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Two years hence every office will be ours, from the President down to the local dog-catcher."
Character development is well worth exploring through the film, particularly with some of the minor characters such as the decidedly odd dog-catcher (Frank Woodley) who exclaims 'I'm not weird!' seemingly only as a means of persuading himself rather than the audience.
"There's no better experience than getting involved in a presidential race because you truly do absorb so much more information than, say, running for dog-catcher like I did in Texas," Bush said to a group of his father's supporters on a conference call, according to the Houston Chronicle.
The first dog-catcher in Wales, chosen by Newport Borough Council, is Mr Trevor Riley, of Maes Glas Avenue, Newport.
Just as the car-fixer's car is always in the garage; and the plumber's tap always has a drip; and the dog-catcher's dog is too-often lost; and the back-cracker's back always has a crick.
Police subdued one of the animals with a fire extinguisher and a dog-catcher pole while a passer-by dragged the other into a cage.
These homey folk pay their taxes so that their government can go get customers for the products they make at the plant over the way: Weapons to slap down folks whose only dream is to enjoy the freedom, democracy and justice that allows them to elect their mayor, police chief, school board and dog-catcher.