Originally Posted by tibug
Unfortunately, if the dog was captured by animal control, my best guess is that it would end up being euthanized anyway considering its aggressiveness.
The dog could luck out and end up in a no-kill shelter. Small chances are better than being 100% shot in the face. Though I'm just backseat coaching here. I wasn't in geronimo81's position and I'm sure he just did what he thought was the best COA at the time for the future safety of his wife.