Hisses and Purrs!
Purrlease read Hissy Fit Jones and June Buggies animal welfare “Hisses and Purrs”…posted on Rumpy Dog every Tuesday.
It’s Tuesday, and that means it’s time for another edition of Hisses and Purrs. Each week we run down the good, and not-so-good, in animal welfare.
First up is Hissy Fit Jones, and boy, does he have some vicious hisses to dole out this week!
Hisses to Taiwan, for allowing an outbreak of rabies in the country. Rabies had been eradicated from the country 50 years ago, but disease control officials have not been diligent in ensuring it didn’t return. Now all shelter and breeder animals are required to administer vaccinations to their animals.
Hisses to Angela Russell and five of her family members who ran Crunchy’s Animal Rescue near Abingdon in the UK. The center was raided in January, 2012, and 80 animals were removed from horrific conditions. Each person involved was convicted of 16 animal welfare offenses and banned from owning animals for 10 years.
Hisses to the Durham, Connecticut…
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