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Mat-Su Animal Board hearing on Berkowitz sled dog

Jennifer Sundquist testifies about the day her two-year-old daughter, Elin, was attacked by a dog at Jake Berkowitz's kennel. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
John Wood, chairman of the Animal Care and Regulation Board, looks at photographs taken at Jake Berkowitz's kennel on the day a child was attacked. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Iditarod musher Jake Berkowitz, left, is questioned by John Aschenbrenner, an attorney for the Mat-Su Borough. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Jennifer Sundquist listens to testimony in the hearing. Sundquist's daughter, Elin, was attacked by a dog in Jake Berkowtiz' kennel. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Jake Berkowitz answers questions from his attorney Myron Angstman. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Robin Berkowitz, wife of Iditarod musher Jake Berkowitz, plays a video that shows dogs reacting to the removal of Shuck family dogs from Berkowitz's kennel. Jake BerkowitzThe Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Mat-Su Borough attorneys object to the playing of a video. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Jennifer Sundquist responds to questioning by Jake Berkowitz's attorney Myron Angstman. Sundquist's two-year-old daughter, Elin, was attacked by a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Attorney Myron Angstman, left, talks with his client Jake Berkowitz. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Musher Jake Berkowitz listens as Jennifer Sundquist gives a final statement Wednesday. Sundquist's two-year-old daughter, Elin, was seriously injured when a dog from Berkowitz's kennel attacked her. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Myron Angstman, Jake Berkowitz and Robin Berkowitz listen as the Animal Care and Regulation Board says they're at an impasse. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Jennifer Sundquist testifies about the day her two-year-old daughter, Elin, was attacked by a dog at Jake Berkowitz's kennel. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
John Wood, chairman of the Animal Care and Regulation Board, looks at photographs taken at Jake Berkowitz's kennel on the day a child was attacked. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Iditarod musher Jake Berkowitz, left, is questioned by John Aschenbrenner, an attorney for the Mat-Su Borough. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Jennifer Sundquist listens to testimony in the hearing. Sundquist's daughter, Elin, was attacked by a dog in Jake Berkowtiz' kennel. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Jake Berkowitz answers questions from his attorney Myron Angstman. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Robin Berkowitz, wife of Iditarod musher Jake Berkowitz, plays a video that shows dogs reacting to the removal of Shuck family dogs from Berkowitz's kennel. Jake BerkowitzThe Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Mat-Su Borough attorneys object to the playing of a video. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Jennifer Sundquist responds to questioning by Jake Berkowitz's attorney Myron Angstman. Sundquist's two-year-old daughter, Elin, was attacked by a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Attorney Myron Angstman, left, talks with his client Jake Berkowitz. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Musher Jake Berkowitz listens as Jennifer Sundquist gives a final statement Wednesday. Sundquist's two-year-old daughter, Elin, was seriously injured when a dog from Berkowitz's kennel attacked her. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
Myron Angstman, Jake Berkowitz and Robin Berkowitz listen as the Animal Care and Regulation Board says they're at an impasse. The Mat-Su Borough Animal Care and Regulation board took testimony on whether a dog in Jake Berkowitz's kennel should be put to death. The dog, Wizard, attacked and seriously injured a two-year-old in May.
Marc Lester
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