My Lost Dog Was Turned In To The Dog Pound. When I Went To Pick Him Up, He Was Sick And Died In His Cage. Can I Sue The Dog Pound?

No. The dog pound only has the duty to return any lost dog to their rightful owners. The dog pound will not be liable if the dog was injured or killed during the process of detention, transportation, or for any other proper use.

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