By Hilda Munoz, Hartford Courant
A 26-year-old man was ticketed and fined Thursday night after police seized three adult pit bulls and six puppies in poor health, police said.
Mark Anderson was issued six infractions for failure to vaccinate and failure to license. He was also fined $1,111.
Police responded to reports of two dogs fighting at 120 Westbourne Parkway at 7:55 p.m. The officers separated the pit bulls. Both had bad bite wounds, police said.
An animal control officer noticed an adult female pit bull in poor health and six pit bull puppies, police said. All of the dogs were seized and taken to area veterinary hospitals for treatment.