NewsO.P.P. reminds pet owners that leaving animals unattended in vehicles is a crime SHARE ON: Kenny Trenton, contributor, Tuesday, Jul. 25th, 2017 Photo: SuppliedThe Haliburton Highlands O.P.P. is warning residents not to keep their pets alone in their vehicle.Community Safety Officer Dianna Dauphinee says the detachment received several calls from people noticing pets alone in vehicles in the county last month.Dauphinee says call the O.P.P. if you see an animal unattended in a vehicle. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Dianna-1.mp3She also mentions you can be charged if police see a pet alone in a vehicle. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Dianna-2.mp3Dauphinee also points out that parking in the shade, or leaving the air conditioner on will not make it any safer for your pet.She suggests leaving animals at home.