Guy refuses to pay fine for having poodle off-leash, they euthanize the dog.

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on Oct 26, 2010
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Latest, Sad Chapter in Animal Control’s Too-Extreme Leash Law Enforcement.

The “guy” in question is 73 years old. The dog in question was euthanized while his owner was being held in jail for trying to break said dog.

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One Response to “Guy refuses to pay fine for having poodle off-leash, they euthanize the dog.”

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