Representatives of charitable organizations for the protection of animals Humane Society International (HSI) rescued hundreds of dogs and puppies from the sharp knives of the South Korean butchers.
For eight years of a miserable farm in Johnstone became a place for breeding of various breeds of dogs not only as Pets, but also a source of meat, reports the Daily Mail.
About 200 species, among which, chuihuahua, corgis, huskies, Yorkshire Terriers, poodles, Pomeranians, Shih-TSU and French bulldogs were kept in cramped rusty cages for slaughter.
Animals were kept in appalling conditions
Activists found the puppies in cages with wire floors and unused tires for insulation. “Meat dogs” were kept outside in freezing weather.
Many animals have found a raw wound or deformed legs. All because of uncomfortable and unsanitary conditions in which animals were kept. Many animals weren’t even drinkers.
Since the farm operated as a for breeding cold dogs and as a puppy factory, and the animals are not sold, sent to slaughter.
In some animals there was not even a drinker
Activists HSI visited the farm several times. They managed to move some cells in the room to put the straw on the floor.
After long negotiations with the local farmer, HSI finally able to save dogs this week.
According to the owner, Lee sang-GU (Lee Sang-gu), he has long sought to close the farm because the trade in dog meat is becoming less profitable.
On the farm found hundreds of different species
It should be noted that the consumption of dog meat in South Korea is gradually decreasing, especially among the younger generation.
The owner of a dog farm says that he was ashamed to be a farmer for growing dogs, and his own family did not approve of his zarabotok.
Activists HSI was saved in time animals
“All my daughters and wife want me to get it closed, they never liked the farm,” says guy who owned Lee.
Two hundred rescued dogs will now be transferred to the United States and Canada, where they would be looked after by representatives of HSI.
Now animals waiting for a new home
Recall may favorite Pets to speed recovery.
As reported by the portal “Znayu” dogs and farm animals can have a beneficial effect on health.
Also “Znayu” I wrote that dogs improve the quality of life of people suffering from diabetes first type.