Aurora, CO asked in Animal / Dog Law for Colorado

Q: A guy left his dogs with my friend. She then contacted him stating that she cannot keep them. He never responded.

She gave them away and now he wants them back. What should she do?

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Juliet Piccone
Juliet Piccone
Answered
  • Animal & Dog Law Lawyer
  • Greenwood Village, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: She should have a consultation with an experienced animal attorney, there is not enough information here to give any type of sound advise.

Kristina M. Bergsten
Kristina M. Bergsten
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  • Animal & Dog Law Lawyer
  • Denver, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: He would likely have to sue the third party she gave the dogs to if he wants to recover them. He could also sue her for the value of the dogs, so she might want to be prepared for that.

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