Magistrate’s court of Haifa has sentenced 70-year-old resident of the city for 3 months imprisonment and a fine of 11 thousand shekels for improper supervision of his dog, which caused serious damage to the health of someone else’s dog. A prison sentence was substituted by the court for community service.
The incident occurred when the dog walk without a leash in the Park Hecht in Haifa. At some point he attacked another dog, seriously bite her. Furthermore, the accused threatened the owner of the bitten dog, saying that «he does not know who to contact» and that «his health may suffer,» according to the newspaper «Israel a-Yom».
In the text of the sentencing judge Zaid Falah stressed that the defendant by its conduct created a threat to public security, expressed no remorse and does not believe that broke the law