Chester County


Shooting deaths of Chesco dogs spur a push to change law

Aubrey Whelan, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Posted: Friday, March 1, 2013, 7:41 PM When a Chester County man shot and killed his neighbors’ Bernese mountain dogs, which he said were threatening his sheep, the uproar led to criminal charges against the farmer. And the case also could lead to changes in state law. State Sen. Andrew […]

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Killing of neighbors’ dogs in sheep pen sparks uproar

Carolyn Davis, INQUIRER STAFF WRITER Posted: Thursday, February 21, 2013, 8:09 PM To the Bock family of Chester Springs, Bernese mountain dogs Fiona and Argus were happy, loving pets. To neighbor Gabriel Pilotti, they were apparently pests. And when he found them loose among his sheep last week, he shot them dead. “It was just […]

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