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Denver, CO: Dog owner challenges Denver’s pit bull evaluation and wins

(The 3-minute video at that link gives more detail, including several seconds speech from Linda Hart, one of the dog experts who testified about the breed ID mistake made by Denver’s “experts.”  The dog in the case is also shown for several seconds.)

Dog owner challenges Denver’s pit bull evaluation and wins

By Julie Hayden KDVR Denver

October 9, 2009

[…] The city uses three experts to evaluate the dogs and determine whether they are predominantly pit bull.[…]

The hearing officer ruled the dog owner’s experts were right, and the City’s experts were wrong.[…]

Full article retrieved 10/10/09 from http://www.kdvr.com/news/kdvr-pitbull-100909,0,5301116.story