Lucas County, OH: Lucas County Commissioner wants dog warden to be fired or demoted

Lucas County Commissioner wants dog warden to be fired or demoted

By JC REINDL
BLADE STAFF WRITER

Lucas County Commissioner Ben Konop intends to urge fellow commissioners today to dismiss Dog Warden Tom Skeldon or initiate a major reorganization at the county dog pound to demote the warden and relieve him of dog adoption responsibilities.

“If you’re killing innocent dogs, I think that inherently is cause for termination,” Mr. Konop said Monday.[…]

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One response to “Lucas County, OH: Lucas County Commissioner wants dog warden to be fired or demoted

  1. Am very upset that they are killing puppies just because they look like PitBulls. Its not the dogs fault for the bad name, its the bad owner. If the dog has a loving home it will not display any aggression but if the owner ane mean and mistreat the dog it will turn on them. It has to do with gentle training.
    Its to bad Mr. Skeldon cannot realize this, his mind is set on killing any PitBull he finds. Its long past time that he should leave. We need someone that loves all dogs.