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Hempstead Town Animal Shelter sued over euthanasia of 2 pit bulls

A lawsuit has been filed against the Town

A lawsuit has been filed against the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter over the matter. (March 21, 2014 7:40 PM)

The Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter is being sued for euthanizing two pit bulls.

According to the Nassau County SPCA, a large number of police responded to a call that the dogs were chasing a group of children back in February. SPCA investigators claim the owner was then pressured by animal control officers to turn the dogs over to the town. The dogs were put down at the shelter the next...

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