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      Genesee County Animal Shelter introduces dog-fighting hotline

      Genesee County Animal Shelter is creating a dog-fighting hotline.

      The Genesee County Animal Shelter is expected to add a dog-fighting hotline this week.

      The phone number will be added in an attempt to cut down on dog-fighting cases and help save the lives of abused animals.

      Commissioner Brenda Clark proposed the idea. The shelter director says dog-fighting is a growing epidemic that needs to be stopped.

      As of Thursday afternoon, the dog-fighting hotline has gone live. The number is 810-257-3572.