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Alex Watts : The farmer can't just come and tie the dog. For the dog to be destroyed there should be a court order.
Alex Watts : It may be that the Police only came round to see if you still had the dog.
Alex Watts : In terms of rights a court can order that your dog is put down?
Alex Watts : There would have to be a hearing for this.
Alex Watts : As for the Council - their involvement would normally be limited.
Alex Watts : But if there is any decision made, you will be asked to give your side.
Alex Watts : The Police may or may not prosecute and it is normally after this would the court consider an order.
Alex Watts : But if anything does happen I would suggest you seek legal representation so that your interests are put forward.
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