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Council Snatched Pet Dogs As Owner Sat On The Toilet

by | 6th, December 2013


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“I WAS running and thought `oh my goodness’ I really need the toilet’,”said Patricia Abel, a 28-year-old out for a job on the Darwin foreshore. “I’ve been unwell and had a funny tummy, probably because of changing water, so I was quite desperate to get to a toilet and it could not wait until I got home. I’d jogged past the last public park toilet and it was a few hundred metres back, so rather than take Pepper all the way back with me I tied her to a bollard thinking she would be fine for a few minutes. I just thought I wouldn’t be able to make it in time if I had to drag Pepper all the way back to the toilet with me. By the time I got back she was gone.’

“I was in a panic. At first I thought I’d tied her on a different bollard, but after running up and down a few times I could not find her.”

Pepper had been taken by the Darwin Council dog catcher.

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