Hundreds of dogs saved from slaughter...

Hundreds of dogs saved from slaughter house

There are 4 comments on the Toronto News.Net story from Oct 17, 2011, titled Hundreds of dogs saved from slaughter house. In it, Toronto News.Net reports that:

Nearly 1,000 dogs were spared from slaughter in southwest China as animal-rights activists intercepted trucks loaded with dogs and negotiated their purchase, officials said Monday.

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Drgunzet

Boise, ID

#1 Oct 17, 2011
I am very upset about this. I love dogs (and cats too).

Since: Aug 10

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#3 Nov 4, 2011
Good to see the Animal Rights movement is growing in China and the rest of Asia.

“Use renewable resources”

Since: Apr 11

Wear fur and save the earth

#4 Nov 4, 2011
At least they purchased them and didn't resort to stealing. I really don't have a problem with this. let the ARA nuts foot the bill to save these "valuable" animals.
old china

Chengdu, China

#7 Nov 4, 2011
Drgunzet wrote:
I am very upset about this. I love dogs (and cats too).
In America the overwhelming number of these rescued dogs would probably be destroyed because of health and temperament concerns that would make it impossible to foster them. I suspect that will happen to these rescued dogs and that only a small number will find homes.

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