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Condemn Tax Collector's Repossession of Family Dog

After falling in debt, a family had their pug repossessed by an overeager tax collector. Help them get their dog back.

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Read about a debt collector's immoral seizing of a family dog to settle a family's debts.

Debt Collector Seizes Family’s Prized Pug and Sells It on eBay

The New York Times
BERLIN — When a debt collector came calling on a family in a northwestern German city about unpaid bills, including a dog tax, the official was looking to seize the family’s most valuable asset. The collector considered other items, but finally settled on a prized female pug named Edda and seized the dog — which the city then sold on eBay for 750…Read More