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2 wolf-dog hybrids seized from Hempstead home

Two wolf-dog hybrids have been seized from a home in Hempstead.

News 12 Staff

Oct 11, 2019, 11:14 AM

Updated 1,715 days ago

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Two wolf-dog hybrids have been seized from a home in Hempstead.

The resident says they bought the canines in West Virginia.

However, it's illegal to own wolf-dog hybrids in New York State.
           
Officers took the canines to a licensed facility where they are performing a DNA test to find the percentage of wolf in the animals
           
The owner was ticketed for possessing wild animals without a permit.


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