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CT DEP seeks to strengthen wild animal laws

Feb 11th, 2011 | By

HARTFORD — The lawyer for the woman mauled by a 200-pound chimp in February 2009 is mystified that the state only acted after the attack to add gorillas, chimpanzees, and orangutans to the list of potentially dangerous animals banned in Connecticut. The DEP next week will hold a hearing on proposed new regulations to carry

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Editorial: Ridgefield needs a leash law

Aug 23rd, 2010 | By

Because unleashed dogs can be a threat to people, pets and wildlife, Ridgefield needs a leash law. While it may be difficult to enforce, at least the law would be there to let people know that failing to leash a dog is wrong. via Editorial: Ridgefield needs a leash law | Ridgefield Press.