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Martine Painchaud contradicts herself in La Presse & The Gazette

The City sees its citizens as a bunch of morons.

August 7, 2012 12:00 AM – La Presse

Speaking to Martine Painchaud, a spokesperson for the city, La Presse reports that now, if an animal is declared dangerous by a borough, the immediate sentence is death. The owner has 24 hours, in which they can hire an expert of their choosing to contest the sentence.

August 15, 2012 11:15 PM – The Gazette

The flyers for the demonstration, as well as a statement posted on the Montreal SPCA’s website both say the new bylaw would give a dog’s owner 24 hours to obtain an evaluation from an animal behaviorist in order to appeal the decision to euthanize their dog. That claim was also refuted by Painchaud.

Martine Painchaud
Attachée de presse
Tel: 514 872-9998
martine.painchaud@ville.montreal.qc