We rehomed the dog finnaly after months of trying, do to the aggression she shows towards our 2 young children. The new owner wishes to give the dog back because she killed a stray cat for the second time.
I do not know Florida law. In the states I do know, the owner can surrender a dog to the county animal shelter and request euthanasia, usually with an explanation of why it is warranted. An owner can also pay a veterinarian to euthanize a pet; again, most will want an explanation. In some states an owner can shoot his or her own dog; I do not advise that even if legal, but sometimes it makes sense.
I advise calling county aanimal control and asking about options for a dog that has shown aggression toward young children and killed cats. Good luck.
You may put yourself in danger of being arrested and charged with animal cruelty. It has happened in many other states. I don't know about Florida, though.
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