Two Innocent and Adorable Pitbulls Unjustly Incarcerated for Biting Their Owner, So You’ll Have to Wait Ten Days Before Feeding Them Any Unwanted Toddlers

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pit bullMEXICO — A local woman was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after she was bitten while trying to separate her two fighting dogs. Police Chief James Theriault said Katie Child was in her apartment Thursday afternoon when her full-blooded pitbull and a golden retriever/pitbull mix began fighting. “She tried to get between them and stop the fighting, and both dogs bit her on the hand,” Theriault said. Animal Control Officer Anne Simmons-Edmunds, with the help of Mexico officer Holly Poulin, arrived and quarantined the dogs. Simmons-Edmunds said Friday that under state law “all dogs that bite are required to be quarantined for 10 days, whether they bit a stranger, their owner or another dog.” “In this case, the owners have agreed to quarantine the dogs within their own apartment,” Simmons-Edmunds said. “They put each dog in a separate room, and in 10 days, they’ll be brought to the vet’s office for a checkup. (read more at the Lewiston Sun Journal)