Statement from City Corporation Counsel on Resolution of Dangerous Dog Incident

Statement from City Corporation Counsel on Resolution of Dangerous Dog Incident

For Immediate Release
December 18, 2018

Statement from City Corporation Counsel on Resolution of Dangerous Dog Incident

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TROY, NY – City Corporation Counsel James Caruso has issued the following statement regarding the resolution of a dangerous dog incident which initially occurred in the City of Troy on October 25, 2018:

“The City is pleased to have resolved the dangerous dog case in a fair and reasonable manner. For the last 6 weeks, the City advocated on behalf of the dog being returned upon the owner’s agreement to measures designed to prevent another incident involving the animal. Today’s resolution spares the dog’s life, and mandates the owner take additional steps to protect the public and other dogs.”

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