Animal Control

Approval December
11:21 am
Wed October 8, 2014

Council Discusses Proposed Animal Control Ordinance

The Summit County Council today will have another look at its proposed animal control ordinance and is planning a field trip on Thursday to look at the proposed wilderness areas. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Concealed Weapon
10:21 am
Thu October 2, 2014

Moose Shooter Refered To Animal Control

The Summit County's Attorney's has declined to prosecute a Summit Park resident who shot and killed a moose after it attacked his dog about two weeks ago.

Chief Prosecutor Matthew Bates, wrote in a letter that the shooter, who legally had a 40 caliber semi-automatic hand gun under a conceal-carry permit, acted in self defense when he fired twice at the moose.

Bates, however,  said he was referring the case to Animal Control, to site the shooter for walking his dog off leash. Rick Brough has more.

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Animal Cruelty
4:38 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Family Dog Killed In Pinebrook Backyard

Summit County Animal Control is investigating a report of a dog that was shot and killed in lower Pinebrook Monday morning. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.

For information regarding the shooting and killing of Burley, contact Summit County Animal Control at (435) 615-3247.

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