WA Motorcyclist Ticketed for Dog Endangerment 04/13/2012 by ADMIN Life With Dogs is reader-supported. We may earn a small commission through products purchased using links on this page. Washington State Patrol trooper Russ Winger pulled over the driver seen in the photograph below on Tuesday. Winger tweeted the photo from the scene. “This is not safe or legal,” the trooper tweeted. The driver was ticketed for endangering his dog.