Dogs still held by Larimer County after charges dismissed in November attack
LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. -- A Larimer County couple continues fighting to get its dogs back from animal control after they were seized in November. The animal control officer was attacked by the two dogs in a rural area near Johnstown on Nov. 17. The officer was seriously injured. Owners Kenneth Smith and Ronee Rondestvedt said the dogs involved are Duke, a 4-year-old bulldog/boxer/pit bull mix and Max, an 18-month-old Labrador mix. They said shock collars kept both dogs in their yard.