A dispute over peacocks in Lenoir City came to a sad end. The owner says the animals have been put down.
The breeder who owned the bird said a new neighbor didn’t like them coming on her property and she didn’t like the noise they made.
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The two sides went to court, but thee neighbor said the owner wasn’t willing to compromise, calling the noise unbearable and affecting property values.
Facing a deadline to fence them in or get rid of the animals, the owner said he wasn’t able to catch them, so putting them down was the only choice.