Q: Can an individual licensed to carry a firearm shoot an unleashed dog attacking a leashed dog, or said individual?
Walking in a public dog park or parkway. Just read about this scenario on Next Door...
A: This is a very fact-specific question. Accordingly, it would depend on what happened. Can they be in trouble for discharging the firearm in city limits? Can they justify their actions? Can they show they were coming to the aid of the other dog? Frankly, the "right" answer is going to depend on the specific case.
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