dogcatcher


dog·catch·er

noun \-ˌka-chər, -ˌke-\

: a public official who is responsible for catching dogs that do not have homes

Full Definition of DOGCATCHER

:  a community official assigned to catch and dispose of stray dogs

First Known Use of DOGCATCHER

1835

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