"told us that she had thrown the other dog away. She said it as nonchalantly as someone might comment on the weather."Grim recalled that she then said she hoped her next dog would be a Yorkie.
"People who torture animals are likely to be violent to humans as well.... The City's Animal Cruelty Task Force and the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department must continue to catch and arrest criminals who are dangerous to animals."
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