Report A Found Item
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Please fill out the following form, along with a description of the Item.
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Found Item Information
* Date Item was Found
* Title Questions about titles
Short description - example: "[Color] [Breed] Dog" or “[Color] [Brand] Bag" or "[Brand Model] Phone". Do not put "lost" or "found" in the title, we already know that information.
* Category Questions about Categories ?
* Sub-Category
* Specific Description
Detailed Description: Name, Size, Weight, Type, Contents
* Choose a Brand/Breed
or enter one below
Serial# / ID# / Baggage Claim#
* Primary Color
Secondary Color
ILF recommends omitting one important, but not obvious characteristic about the found property or pet to help ensure the correct owner is identified. When someone contacts you about your found ad, this omission will help you identify the true owner, and avoid scam artists. For pets, we recommend that you not reveal the gender. If you are ever in doubt, take the item to your local law enforcement department.
Location Information
Please fill in the street number and address (if known)
If you don't know the address, but know the venue,
you may skip this step. Venue addresses will supersede
addresses placed here for recording your data.
Specific Location:
Please describe the exact location where you believe
the item was lost or found. For example: under seat 22,
classroom, locker. If it is a travel listing, please
denote for each leg of transit.
* State
* City/Town where Item was Found
* Zip Code where Item was Found
Please check and verify the location. Especially your postal code.
These parameters have been autofilled based on your IP address.
Your IP address provides an approximate area for your location, not exact.
* Location Venue Type
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Please make sure each field is completed to the best of your knowledge. It is important that the data be as accurate as possible so the information can be processed through our system and the listing be potentially matched.
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Poster ID
The Internet Lost and Found provides users with the ability to locally distribute their online ad using posters. These posters contain an Ad ID number which corresponds to the online ad.
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