Monday, March 31, 2008
Legal battle heating up: pit bull owners vs. Hillsborough County Animal Services
Tampa Bays' 10 has run several stories in the ongoing legal battle between the a family with pit bulls and Hillsborough County's animal services. On Thursday, they ran a pair of articles here and here on the release of Kane, who had been seized and scheduled to be put down after he bit a vet tech who accidentally dropped him. After a year in custody without any human interaction and several court actions and interventions, he was released to the family and taken to a rehab facility. In the latest news, Hillsborough County has informed the family that they are seeking to euthanize another one of the family's dogs. According to the article, the family was served with papers 24 hours after Kane's release.