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47 of the Michael Vicks 48 Pit Bulls Seized are Adoptable


UPDATE:  Monday, 12/4: 

47 of the 48 Pit Bulls Seized are Adoptable

Court-appointed guardian, Rebecca Huss, has recommended against euthanasia for 47 of the 48 dogs that were taken from Michael Vick.  The adoptable dogs would be placed with seven animal rescue groups across the country.  The U.S. Attorney’s office filed a motion in federal court to urge the judge to approve Huss’ recommendations. 

Vick’s Partners in Crime Receive Federal Sentence

“You may have thought this was sporting, but it was very callous and cruel,” Judge Henry Hudson told Quanis Phillips, a cohort in Michael Vick’s dogfighting ring. 

-Purnell Peace and Quanis Phillips received longer prison terms than prosecutors recommended but less than the 5-year max that the judge could have imposed. 

-Phillips (who already has 10 prior misdemeanor convictions) will serve 21 months and Peace, 18 months. Read More Here  http://pasadosafehaven.org/HOMEPAGE/11_17_Website/Vick_Update.htm 


December 10, 2007 - Posted by | Rescue, Uncategorized

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