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Appeal of animal euthanasia order waived (access required)

Where appellant’s 90-day suspended sentence for owning a dangerous dog that killed another person’s pet was conditioned on the dog being euthanized, appellant has waived her challenge the sentencing order. Overview When appellant Stacey’s dog, Niko, attacked another dog, Niko was declared a dangerous animal under Code § 3.2-6540. Several months later, Niko killed a neighbor’s cat. ...