A good plate of meat loaf can bring anyone inside.
Residents in the St. Mary's Street area have reported seeing a labrador mix in the area for the first time this week, according to WCVB. Needham Animal Control authorities tried to bring the dog in, but it kept running off. Eventually, a trap baited with meat loaf brought the cold canine in, where it could be taken to a warm Animal Control facility.
Animal Control is also participating in a pet food drive to benefit the Neponset Valley Human Society. Contact Landry for more details on that.
During winter months, . They also write that animals who stay out in the cold longer actually require more food.
Editor's note: The found dog is not pictured above.