Lucky was picked up along a road and taken to Islip Animal Shelter and Adopt-a-Pet Center, where family friends told CBS2 shelter workers would not release the dog without proof of ownership.
Adorable 8-year-old Lucky, a King Charles Cavalier, is caught in the middle of a canine custody fight of sorts.
Animal control officer John DeCando said he heard meowing when he walked out of the shelter on Monday. He got a pair of binoculars and spotted the cat.
When asked whether the unlucky number of 13 in the coming year was something to be concerned about, a resounding 97 percent of respondents answered, ‘who cares.’
The wedding is being thrown by pet expert and TV personality Wendy Diamond.
The Borough of Oakland is threatening to remove their dogs.