UPDATE TO PIT BULL CASE:
A Memphis firefighter, Edward Small, has been charged with animal cruelty and animal ordinance violations for having 5 Pit Bulls on heavy, hauling chains in the woods behind his rental home. Since his arrest, the Memphis Fire Department has relieved Small of his duties with pay. The dogs are at the Olive Branch Animal Shelter pending this investigation. Many thanks to all of those people that came together and made this possible!!
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