Scores of Pets Massacred in Puerto Rico

OK people the bad news regarding pets on the island continues! Got in this afternoon and found an article regarding Trujillo Alto. This comes after a recent incident in which a South American Dog show competitor had his car robbed, with his priced dog in it only to be found later by the police with the priced dog dead in the kennel! The dog had ben left behind by the thieves to suffocate in this tropical heat. I saw the news broadcast of that incident and was moved by the owners emotions over the loss of his pet. Now I come across this news and have to mention it here and provide the link to the story.

AP Posted: 2007-11-15 14:15:36
Filed Under: World News

TRUJILLO ALTO, Puerto Rico (Nov. 14) – Back roads, gorges and garbage dumps on this tropical island are littered with the decaying carcasses of dogs and cats. An Associated Press investigation reveals why: possibly thousands of unwanted animals have been tossed off bridges, buried alive and otherwise inhumanely disposed of by taxpayer-financed animal control programs. More…



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