Winter Garden commissioner's resolution for Rufus passes unanimously
August 19, 2015
...The proclamation shows that the city of Winter Garden agrees with fighting to keep Rufus alive by giving it political support. Commissioner Bobby Olszewski said as an animal lover who has owned three beagles, he believes something has to be done.
"With this situation going on with Rufus we need to do the responsible thing, and basically as for his pardon because you can't punish a puppy for being a puppy," Olszewski said. "We're hoping Orange County will do the right thing and spare Rufus' life and give him a second chance."
Olszewski said he has received more than 100 letters of support from around the country for taking the steps to do this proclamation in support of Rufus...read more