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Dogs Trust on 'horrific' dog fights

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Clarissa Baldwin of the Dogs Trust has told the BBC she fears the dogs most badly injured in street fighting are "put down, probably in horrific ways" after losing a fight.

She added that the breeds involved in the fights are not naturally aggressive, and it is the "owners that make them fighters".

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