Bonney Lake, WA Headlines............

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by pips&peeps, Jun 1, 2010.

  1. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

    Jan 18, 2008
    Newman Lake, WA

  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Seems to me that any dog that attacks another animal is a dangerous dog, unless it is self-defense or a LGD. And just because the law is broad does not mean the chicken is raised to the level of a child. My only surprise about this is: I thought dangerous dogs needed a $250,000 bond not $50,000 here in Washington.

  3. Brindlebtch

    Brindlebtch Songster

    Apr 15, 2009
    Trick is, what if your dog kills a rat? Thats a good dog in my book. What if your dog attacks a raccoon trying to rip its way into your coop? Still a good dog in my book whether LGD or not.

    Obviously the dog should not have been running loose and killed a chicken. They probably need the insurance just for being bad dog owners.
  4. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    Well, Krem2 news is more of a sensational news station in my experience, so I am wondering what else is behind the story.
    And who or what else has a complaint against the dog that would therefore make it unnewsworthy and just another dog in trouble story.
  5. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Quote:Yeah you are right it is a lot more complicated than it sounds on the surface.

  6. duck&chickencrazy

    duck&chickencrazy Songster

    Dec 2, 2008
    ok ya i would be ticked if my neighbors dog killed one of my chickens but i wouldnt take the matter to court, have the dog put in the pound, or anything like that...i would simply ask the owner of the dog to pay for the bird and to keep the dog locked up for now on or the next time the dog comes onto my property it wont come back...i mean seriously the dog is a FAMILY PET named Meesha, the chicken probably didnt have a name and is just dog has killed a few chickens before (of my own) and he is one of the nicest dogs in the world...he loves people, has a great personality and he keeps the raccoons and other animals away...just because a dog killed a chicken dosnt mean its dangerous...
  7. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    Looks like the dog owners have no real remorse for the dead chicken or its owners feelings... nice..
    Typical "its all about ME attitude".... [​IMG]
    And yes, the dog IS dangerous.. its dangerous to chickens...
    My dog is dangerous to birds too... Its a fact, just like its a fact with this "locked-up" dog..... i wont try to dismiss and make excuses and get pity for what she did.
    These people irk me.... [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jun 1, 2010

  8. JetBlack

    JetBlack Songster

    Apr 19, 2010
    Coeur d'Alene, ID
    Any station that would let Nadine Woodward go, can kiss my donkey. KREM FTL.

    I love Q6's new billboards. Just a huge pic of her and her name, then in small letters at the bottom, Q6.
  9. coffeelady3

    coffeelady3 Froths Milk for Hard Cash

    Jun 26, 2008
    Tacoma, WA
    I loved the part about the dog being impounded after the SECOND time it was caught roaming the neighborhood. Poor dog...silly owner!

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