Japan: Dog Death Row: Sunday Mirror investigation reveals 250,000 cats & dogs are gassed each year in Japan


 

Dog death rowSunday Mirror investigation reveals 250,000 cats and dogs are gassed each year in Japan

by Richard Jones in Chiba, Japan, Sunday Mirror 23/10/2011
 
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Waiting to die: Pedigree Japanese Akita puppy scratches the window of his cage... moments later he is taken to the gas chamber (Pic: Richard Jones/Sunday Mirror)Waiting to die: Pedigree Japanese Akita puppy scratches the window of his cage… moments later he is taken to the gas chamber

A puppy scratches at a window in a pitiful attempt to escape the horror which is about to unfold.

Minutes later the pedigree Japanese Akita is among a large group of dogs led into a “dream box”, an ­execution chamber which will be pumped full of carbon dioxide.

As the deadly gas slowly fills the box it takes 10 minutes for the barking inside to die down into heart-breaking whimpers. And as the dogs writhe in agony, it takes another 20 minutes before their twitching bodies are finally still.

Read more: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/top-stories/2011/10/23/dog-death-row-sunday-mirror-investigation-reveals-250-000-cats-and-dogs-are-gassed-each-year-in-japan-115875-23506961/#ixzz1cXZN7pJU

    Please, note, there is a petition coming soon, here at www.straydogsworldwide.wordpress.com

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