Harlingen, TX asked in Animal / Dog Law, Civil Rights, Federal Crimes and Wrongful Death for Texas

Q: Can I sue the city police dont want to come by and open gate to release my dog from the pound after we paid?

We paid for our dog and been trying to get him for days but city police don’t want to open the gates for us they took our dog else where to probably get put down, can we sue??

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Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
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A: You could but the pound is usally operated by the municipality, not by the police. As your city councilman or mayor about this.

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