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Dog owner appeals euthanasia order

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A local pit bull owner is appealing a euthanasia order handed down by the Colchester Selectboard earlier this year, a determination that came after board members heard claims the dog viciously attacked a young Milton girl in February. Court documents show the dog’s owner, Colchester resident Jason Hathaway, will represent himself in a not-yet-scheduled hearing…

Euthanasia ordered for Colchester pit bull

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The Colchester Selectboard unanimously agreed to order an area pit bull “humanely destroyed” after hearing claims the dog viciously attacked a Milton girl last month. Their decision, released on Wednesday, said owners Jason Hathaway and Stephanie Menard failed to take “the necessary steps or any steps” to protect members of the public from their 5-year-old…