Lake County woman faces fine after trying to donate dog to wrong animal shelter – WFTV
LAKE COUNTY, Fla. — A Lake County woman appeared in court Thursday for trying to turn a stray dog into the wrong animal shelter.
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Hunter File said she spotted a dog on her way to the grocery store in Orange County last month.
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When File encountered obstacles while trying to return the dog to Orange County, she took him to Lake County.
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Animal services didn’t take the dog from her because she couldn’t find the dog in that county.
The woman then lied about where the dog came from and was fined $500.
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No decision has been made on whether she will have to pay the fine, but a special master will review the case and make a decision this week.
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