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Family Says Their Dog was Wrongly Euthanized at Brooklyn Shelter

“Within three to four hours, my dog was missing, found, and killed,” said Ericka Leon.

A Queens family says their dog was wrongfully euthanized at a Brooklyn shelter.  

The Leon family says their dog, Leona, was missing for a few hours near their Queens home, and that after posting a picture of their puppy, someone responded with a post from the Animal Care Center of NYC’s Lost and Found page with a picture of their dog.

“I was happy, my family was happy,” said Ericka Leon, owner of Leona. “I heard the word shelter, and I was like ‘I’m good, everything’s safe’.” 

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