Please continue on new topic
Signed all. Thanks for sharing.
For FB members only:10 CARS OF DOGCATCHERS
A woman takes footage of the new dogcatcher cars and chases away dogs who come to near to the cars
From Anneke's list:
All Signed. Thank you Monika, Jan and Desanka %#&!*%
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Thank you Monika and Jan, all actions taken.
In Defense of Animals (IDA):Attend Protests On Behalf Of Romanian Dogs
Protests against the Romanian massacre of stray dogs are being held in New York and Los Angeles on October 25th.
Where: New York City: Romanian Consulate, 200 E. 38th St., New York, noon-6 P.M.
Where: Los Angeles: Romanian Consulate, 11766 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, noon-6 P.M.
Romania is the only country in Europe where dogs are being legally tortured and murdered— shot, stabbed, poisoned, hanged and skinned, gassed, burned, electrocuted, axed, beaten to death, run over by cars, and doused with acid. The live skinning of dogs is being rewarded.
With its appalling corruption and injustice, the Romanian government is stomping on its own treaty and animal protection laws. Murdering stray dogs is lucrative, with tens of millions of Euros spent in public funds, none of it going toward humane dog population management. One town’s shelter closed its doors to desperate citizens wanting to adopt, and that night released approximately a hundred dogs into an enclosed area where hunters shot them dead.
Even the Romanian Orthodox Church and media are complicit in the mass murders. Three Romanians have been killed trying to protect dogs, and the media congratulated the murderers.
Seventy percent of the population in Romania favors extermination.
Please attend the NY and LA protests on behalf of the dogs of Romania!
For more information, please email email@example.com
Signed! Thanks Jan
Romanian Government: I pledge to boycott your country and its products
The world not yet recognizes that ABUSE OF ANY LIVING BEING IS UNACCEPTABLE AND ENDANGERS EVERYONE. Thank you Monika and Jan! Signed and shared.
Signed. Yes Monika. It is the same old thing they say EVERY time I write to them which is frequently. There is absolutely nothing to stop them putting pressure on these countries. They can manage it when money is involved - look at what they did to Greece. That useless European Parliament costs the taxpayers a fortune and the expenses the MEPs claim are scandalous.
What a poor staement Jan....they have the power to do something but prefer to keep quiet, shame on them. EU has no heart for animals, not at all.
Subject: Stray dogs in Romania.
Dear Mr Garen,
Commissioner Borg asked me to thank you for your email of 11 September on stray dog
population management in Romania and to reply on his behalf.
The Commission is aware that in some Member States the control of the dog population,
including the welfare of stray dogs, may be problematic. However, the control of these
animals is not governed by EU rules and remains under the sole responsibility of the
With reference to the need of an appropriate dog population management, it is important
to remind that the Commission has consistently supported the work performed by the
World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) to develop guidelines for the control of
stray dog populations, highlighting the important role of the local government agencies
for the enforcement of legislation relating to dog ownership and indicating the bodies
responsible for developing and implementing appropriate training to regulate dog
capture, transport, and holding as well as minimum housing and care criteria.
These standards also insist on the need to use parallel approaches for controlling stray
dog population and consider that killing should be carried out in a humane way when
necessary, and it is not a sustainable strategy if performed alone. It is up to Romania, as
full member of the OIE, to consider how they might most appropriately use these
international guidelines in their national context.
The Commission is thus not entitled to request any action to the Romanian authorities on
It's shocking and so sad what is happening in Romania. Thank you Monika!
Bleeding Romania. The truth about stray dogs from Romania (graphic images)
Guardians of Rescue, (GoR) takes action to save Romanian dogs scheduled to be killed (Video)
Done. Thank you so much for the letter from Katy Cadwallader.
From the Office of Keith Taylor MEP
Keith has asked me to thank you for your email on the cruel treatment of stray dogs in Romania. Please accept my apologies for the delay in doing so - Keith's constituency comprises 8 million people and we receive a large volume of correspondence on a daily basis, so it can sometimes take longer than we would like to respond.
Like you, Keith was appalled to hear about the Romanian government's plans to euthanise thousands of street dogs, and about the lack of suitable policies and facilities to humanely deal with the high numbers of abandoned dogs across the country.
Keith has received a large amount of correspondence from constituents in the South East on this issue, and has raised these concerns in a letter to the Romanian President. Keith called for Romania to adopt a humane policy of sterilisation, and to put an end to the plans for the mass slaughter of stray dogs. You can read what Keith said to President BÄsescu on his website: http://www.keithtaylormep.org.uk/2013/08/05/correspondence-about-stray-animals/
Any response Keith receives from the Romanian President will be posted on the same web page.
In his letter, Keith highlighted a Written Declaration adopted last year by the European Parliament and supported by many Romanian MEPs. The Declaration called for an end to the cruel killing of stray dogs, in Romania and across Europe, and to improve the way that stray dogs are managed in some European countries.
The Written Declaration put pressure on the European Commission to take steps to ensure that Member States complied with Article 13 of the Lisbon Treaty, which concerns the welfare requirements of animals. It also stated:
"[The European Parliament) calls on the Member States to adopt comprehensive dog population management strategies which include measures such as dog control and anti-cruelty laws, support for veterinary procedures including rabies vaccination and sterilisation as necessary to control the number of unwanted dogs, and the promotion of responsible pet ownership".
You can view the full Written Declaration here:
Keith is committed to doing all he can at an EU level to improve animal protection and has made it one of his top priorities since becoming an MEP. He is a member of the Animal Welfare Intergroup within the European Parliament, a cross-parliamentary group that works on a variety of animal welfare issues.
Animal welfare can be a difficult area to work on at EU level as, apart from farm animals and movement of animals between Member States, most animal welfare related issues fall under Nation State competency, meaning that the EU has limited influence. This means that whilst laboratory animals or farm animals are subject to EU minimum welfare standards, stray animals, animals in circuses or animals used in ‘sport’ are not. Keith works hard to use every available opportunity to raise animal welfare issues with politicians at EU level, and to put pressure on national governments to improve and enforce animal welfare laws. You can view the work that Keith has been doing on animal welfare on his website:
You may be interested to know that Keith produces a newsletter with his UK Green colleague, Jean Lambert MEP, called Making Tracks about their work on animal welfare in the European Parliament. A link to the Spring 2013 edition is here: http://www.keithtaylormep.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/Final-Version.pdf If you would like to receive regular digital or printed copies of this newsletter, please let me know.
Many thanks again for raising this concerning issue with Keith and please do get back in touch if you have any further questions.
Office of Keith Taylor MEP
Green Party MEP for South East England
The European Parliament
1047 Brussels, Belgium
Tel: +32 2 284 5153 Fax: +32 2 284 9153
Up to date, thank you.
All done and comment left. Thank you Desanka. What a tragedy that so many stray dogs and cats have had to pay with their lives for this conference to take place.
By the new "euthanasia law", in Romania dogs can be slaughtered on the spot. Bosnia and Herzegovina is about to implement a kill law that replicates what is happening in Romania. To stop this law coming into effect the next two weeks are critical! In Serbia, ORPAK animals are without shelter...
As always, with lots of love
The European Commission First Conference on the Welfare of Dogs and Cats | PLEASE TAKE ACTIONS FOR ROMANIAN ANIMALS!
Desanka - 2 hours ago - love-is-an-animal.blogspot.com
Fwd: Romanian Stray Dogs: EU Commission wrote to Romania
EU Commissioner Tonio Borg has sent on 1st October a letter to Mr
NICOLÄ‚ESCU GHEORGHE-EUGEN, the Romanian Minister for Health who is
responsible for controlling stray dogs in Romania.
Borg statement :
“It is with regret and sadness that I heard about the four year old boy that was mauled to death by a pack of stray dogs in Romania a few weeks ago. My heartfelt sympathy goes out to this little boy’s family and friends.
Understandably, this tragic event touched the hearts and minds of many Romanians and feelings were running high to ensure that something was done to avoid such a terrible event from happening again.
The reaction by the Romanian government was to adopt a law to allow local authorities to euthanize stray dogs that have been kept in a shelter for more than 14 days.
Whilst respecting the Romanian Parliament’s decision and acknowledging that this issue falls outside the scope of EU legislation, I would like to recall Romania ’s international obligations as a member of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).
In fact, I wrote to Mr NICOLÄESCU GHEORGHE-EUGEN, the Minister for Health who is responsible for controlling stray dogs in Romania on 1 October and reminded him of the OIE recommendations that consider euthanasia as a measure to be taken only in combination with other measures to control stray dog populations, and only as a last resort. I also reminded the Minister of such recommendations that Romania had signed up to on control methods for handling stray dog population which detail several alternative and less extreme control methods such as sterilisation”.
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Signed and submitted the 3 most recent petitions.
Thank you for the postings, Monika.
All have been done. Thanks Monika x
New ones done.
Signed, thank you.
All are signed and shared. Thank you Jan!
Up to date. All done.
They certainly are Desanka! Ninety nine per cent of our visitors are lovely animal loving people but the odd few open their mouths before putting their brains in gear.
Thank you Jan, signed. Humans are the problem not the animals!
Checked through everything to make sure that I hadn't missed anything!! Voted, All Petitions signed, Protest letters previously sent and I have just signed Princess Maja Von Hohenzollen's letter! These Barbaric killings are an abominable disgrace on Mankind!!!!!!!!
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Signed. Thanks for sorting this out Jan x
This post was modified from its original form on 03 Oct, 3:53
Re: Petition to help dogs in Romania to find adopters!
I'm Sorry but I can't find this petition!?!
Romanian Government is a disgrace but a BIGGER disgrace is the European Parliament that has allowed a situation to develop where they are constantly leaving animal welfare in the hands of each individual Member State and they use this as their excuse for gross inaction.
There is no point in having any EU Animal Welfare laws unless they are going to implememnt them and ENFORCE them right across the entire membership. The day they do that is when I will begin to have any respect for them at all. I am delighted to see all the petitions that are now being aimed at them.
All Signed and Letters sent to all authorities and medias listed. This Horror has to END!! Thanks Desanka x
PLEASE KEEP VOTING FOR NO - NU!
SHARE, SHARE, SHARE!
Please sign this petition to the European Parliament
Occupy for Animals News
ROMANIA SHAME ON YOU!! ANY COUNTRY THAT ACTS IN A SO BARBARIC WAY SHOULD NOT BE PART OF THE EU!!!!!
14 days have passed since the Romanian government has decided the cruel slaughter of street dogs!!
Before the eyes of the owner, her dog was shot out of sheer cruelty!
This dog did never harm anyone was only out for a walk with his owner and that was reason enough for some soulless and heartless people to kill him!! R.I.P POOR SOUL!!!
The picture of the dead cat from Romania is causing a stir on the internet ...
Proud of yourselves Romanian citizens? Doing worse than you accuse these dogs of doing.
This makes me so angry!
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Thanks Desanka, Michelle and Jan, all signed.
Dog lovers blockade Romanian parliament after supreme court upholds law allowing officials to kill strays
The protesters, who blew whistles and brought some of their dogs as they took to the street in Bucharest, yelled 'Criminal court!' and 'May you have the same fate as the dogs!'
As you have probably heard
We all expect that Romania make the decision in accordance with European standards and ethics rules - as millions people in the world require! - and in accordance with letters of the European Animal Welfare Intergroup, which believes that it's "a shame before the international community to admit that cruel mass slaughters of dogs can still happen in the European Union of the 21st century."
All actions taken. Thank you so much my dear friends!
All are done.
Reply from EU so far
Dear Mrs Garen,
Commissioner PotoÄnik has asked me to thank you for your e-mail in which you express your concerns regarding the treatment of stray dogs in Romania. As this issue falls within the competences of Commissioner Borg, I have forwarded your e-mail to his private office for attention and appropriate reply.
With best regards,
Mary Ann van Oost
Michelle - 9 days ago - change.org
Michelle - 8 days ago - realitatea.net
Michelle - 9 days ago - change.org
Ginger - 6 days ago - care2.com
Michelle - 3 days ago - ida.convio.net
Jeanie - 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Candy - 4 days ago - e-activist.com
Michelle - 3 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Michelle - 1 day ago - secureconnect.at
I apologize for not acknowledging all of your petitions, but I have been signing them. I just run out of time to tell you and let you all know how absolutely wonderful you are!
Reuters | ROMANIAN STRAY DOG CULL HITS LEGAL SNAG
Meanwhile, three companies win contract to catch Bucharest’s stray dogs. The city hall will pay about EUR 50 for each dog caught from the streets, which, with an estimated number of 65,000 dogs, would lead to a budget of around EUR 3.2 million. The winners have ALREADY STARTED CATCHING THE STRAY DOGS FROM THE STREETS OF BUCHAREST, USING 11 CARS AND 32 PEOPLE compared to three cars and eight catchers, which is the normal staffing level of the Authority for Animal Protection and Supervision.
Brigitte Bardot and Pamela Anderson Write Letter: STOP THE KILLING OF ROMANIAN DOGS
Voted DA. This is so offensive the way these poor dogs are being treated. I can not understand it. This must stop.
Pleased to hear that the Romanian Law "kill stray" has been temporarily blocked! I hope and pray that the appeal decision on September 25th is successful and goes in favour of these poor dogs!! Thanks Desanka for keeping us updated x
Signed and voted
The good news came from Save The Dogs, the association chaired by Sara Turetta.
29 Senators had asked The Constitutional Court of Romania to block the law "KILL STRAY". Following the appeal presented yesterday at the Constitutional Court, the anti strays law, which had aroused much criticism in Europe, HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY BLOCKED. The appeal will be considered by the Court on September 25.
ROMANIA – SOSPESA LA LEGGE “AMMAZZA RANDAGI” | GEAPRESS
Signed, Voted and also Noted all the recently posted letters from the Animal Welfare Intergroup. I wish the Romanian President and authorities would take heed of them! Thank you Desanka for keeping us updated x
The Romanian vote has been changed now to please vote DA = YES that you want the dogs to be adopted and so on. Its needed. Please vote and share with all your friends on care2, Facebook, Twitter and anywhere that you can. I thank you all... With respect always, James.
Thank you Jan for IDA petition!
Signed and submitted the petition re dogs in Romania.
Thank you for the posting, Jan.
MICHAEL CRAMER, FROM EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, ANSWER TO MY PROTEST LETTER:
Dear Sir or Madam,
Thank you very much for your e-mail on the horrible treatment of stray dogs in Romania.
Like you, I am shocked about the actions taken by authorities and support the demands made by the Animal Welfare Intergroup of the European Parliament. The killing of thousands of stray dogs is not an acceptable solution to a problem that can only be solved through sterilisation and an extensive strategy.
The EU cannot turn a blind eye. We have to act swiftly and I will actively support a solution in the European Parliament.
Michael Cramer MEP
ASP 08 G 104
60, Rue Wiertz
Tel.: +32 2 28 45779
Fax: +32 2 28 49779
EU cannot turn a blind eye on this... EU must act NOW!!!
Someone sent me this link this morning. I am writing to the EU Parliament again - they will pass the buck as usual I know but have to do something.
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APPEAL TO STOP THE SLAUGHTER OF STRAY DOGS IN ROMANIA
TODAY (10/9/13) THE MASS MURDERING OF STRAYS IS BEING DECIDED!
We regret the tragedy of the child found dead in Bucharest. To publish this as an excuse to take this out in revenge on sweet natured dogs all over Romania, to be killed in the most barbaric and torturous ways possible, is horrendous and utterly despicable. These innocent, trusting creatures have been abandoned by citizens, and now these civilians even go further by acting just like the dog hunters and killers.
Horrifying things are happening in the streets and in the death camps because there is no education, no justice, they apparently can do whatever they want to, even children are participating.
Look at this abandoned dog, as there are so many
Even this sweet dog most likely has been killed, probably also by means of ordinary poisonous injections, chloride, petrol, the cheapest way possible, through which they die in horrific agony.
Please care about being civilized and showing it to us, to everybody, the European Union, the whole world, and protect these creatures, THEY ARE INNOCENT SENTIENT BEINGS!
Please be serious at last by forcing every municipality to apply the Trap, Neuter, Return method in a decent manner, which is the only effective way to reduce the dog and cat population, as proven already in a few of Romanian cities, and widely abroad. Educate people, their children!
Finally, in 2005 Romania signed and ratified the Convention for Animal Protection, in which stray's are considered to be abandoned Pets!
Please stop this horrific killing of dogs on the streets and behind the dog pound walls!
Thanks Monika and Desanka, all petitions signed.
Signed all - thank you Monika and Desanka for all your work here.
From Anneke's list - please sign and share!
Romania, STOP your barbaric acts! Dogs are being 'euthanized' by chloride, gasoline, slow and cheap poison injections, slowly dying the most horrendous deaths, caused by sadists paid by Romanian officials!
German petition: Against the killing of romanian strays
This post was modified from its original form on 07 Sep, 11:56
James - 1 hour ago - referendumcaini.stirileprotv.ro
Thank you so much Monika for new petitions!
Please sign every petition and do whatever you can to stop this!
ROMANIA | Bucharest's Stray Dogs Facing Death + EXCLUSIVE UPDATE
Desanka - 15 minutes ago - telegraph.co.uk
Was this petition posted already? Not sure...
Harshiita - 6 hours ago - change.org
I signed at least 4, maybe more.
Thanks for the info,signed as many as possible.
Signed others and sent the email with an added para. Thanks Anneke and Desanka. It is obvious they are using this poor child's death as an excuse to carry out this massacre.
Sample letter (from Anneke)
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Craiova, Bucharest, Romania - PLEASE STOP THE MASS SLAUGHTER OF STRAY DOGS!
We are informed that you want to euthanize the innocent and defenseless dogs in the shelter of Craivoa. We believe that Romania, as member of EU, has to live up to the requirements towards animal welfare. As well, Romania signed and ratified the Eur. Convention for the Protection of (abandoned) Pet Animals in 2005.
Unfortunately, the tragic child's death on 02.09.2013 cannot be undone, but this does not justify killing of other living beings! The killing of these dogs will shed a bad light on Romania again.
Therefore, we ask: give the dogs a fair chance to be taken care of in rescue-centers. There are many animal welfare organizations and people who are willing and able to adopt/rescue these dogs!
The Romanian government must finally show responsibility for these abandoned creatures and supports spay and neuter projects, as required EU.
Please stop killing strays in Romania and allow animal welfare organizations and adopters to help!!!!
A few days ago one boy and his brother were left unsupervised. Sadly the boy called Ionut was attacked and killed by a stray dog, and his brother (according to police reports) was also bitten but was not fatal. This most certainly was an awful thing to happen to any child, to any family. However this child's death has given the Romanian government the perfect excuse to declare war on the strays and line their vile pockets with public money.
In Romania right now are cruelly catching every stray they can see in every town and village, and horrifically battering, poisoning and stabbing them to death. Tiny puppies, pregnant female dogs ... NONE BEING SPARED.
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Signed earlier. Thank you Jan x
Signed and shared on Yahoo groups
Thanks to Jan, Desanka, Monika, Michelle and Anneke, signed all those still open.
If we take the time to think about the life of each of these dogs, we will understand why animal rights matter.
People cannot deny others the rights that they expect to have for themselves.
Thank you so much Jan! Signed, shared and posted on Care2.
YOUR URGENT ACTION IS NEEDED!
Information, here: http://www.occupyforanimals.org/the-mayor-of-valcea-considers-killing-all-stray-dogs-after-7-days-if-not-adopted.html
and PETITION, here: https://www.change.org/petitions/the-mayor-of-râmnicu-vâlcea-drop-your-plan-to-kill-all-homeless-dogs-after-7-days-it-s-unlawful
Sent all emails this morning...six failed to be delivered but out of all of them that's not too bad! Thanks so much Desanka for posting x
Shared on FB and emails sent.
August 29, 2013
Please you must all help ... At 9 am our time tomorrow there will be a council meeting in Valcea where they will be voting on a new proposal to euthanise all PS dogs that are not adopted within 7 days of entering the PS ... I have listed below all the email addresses for people that will be at that meeting ... The only thing that will stop the vote being carried is pressure from overseas parties ... US !!!
Please take 10 or 15 minutes of your time to copy and paste this message and send it to all the address ... The lives of our dogs in the shelter depend on it (Claire Louise Revis)
All noted and signed except petitions closed. Thank you Ladies.
Already done. Thank you.
Both petitions signed, thank you dear Monika.
Thank you Monika
Already signed! Thank you
Everything signed and All Protest Letters sent!
Stop Poaching in Danube Delta and Romanian Carpathians ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Cher - 1 hour ago - avaaz.org
Thank you - letter sent.
Letter sent! Thanks Desanka
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Subject: Romania, Mass killings of Strays in Ploiesti
I am very much upset learning about the cruel mass killings of defenseless, innocent stray animals in the streets of Ploiesti.
Countless dogs have been found dead poisoned in the streets and many others, regularly fed by volunteers, disappeared. Despite various protests by local animal protection organizations and animal lovers, stray dogs die in Ploiesti an agonizing, torturous death.
I ask you to respect the European Convention for the Protection of Pet Animals, ratified by Romania on 2005, which decides that when the numbers of stray animals is a problem, the country must act appropriately in a way that does not cause pain and suffering to animals.
Please launch immediately a catch-neuter-release campaign for stray dogs and show that the city of Ploiesti respects animals.
UPDATE Mayor of Mangalia, Romania: start a civilized management of dogs!
Dear friends, our president Sara Turetta will meet the Mayor of Mangalia and some representatives of the local Council this wednesday, July the 3rd, at 2.30 p.m. In the meantime more than 11.500 signatures have been gathered, while the media - in Italy and Romania - has talked about this issue (videos and articles): http://www.corriere.it/animali/13_giugno_25/romania-mangalia-cani-randagi-catturati-turismo_f7bab9fa-dd9a-11e2-a264-78b7af641acd.shtml http://www.geapress.org/m/mangalia-romania-i-cani-urlano-ancora-continuano-le-catture-con-gli-acchiappafarfalle-video/45782 while MEP Andrea Zanoni has sent an official letter to the City Hall, asking to stop the catchings: http://www.savethedogs.eu/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Letter-to-Mr-Radu-Mayor-of-Mangalia-on-stray-dogs.pdf
Please, sign this survey just launched by a Romanian website and flag NU as an answer:
Do you agree with the actions of public administration in Mangalia to kill the stray dogs?
signed 1/7,thank you
All Actions Taken!
Signed Poor animals how they suffer at so called human hands, whats this world coming to??
THE CATCHING OF HUNDREDS OF STRAYS in the town of Mangalia, in Romania, continues, despite 11,000 signatures collected by our petition in a few days and the pressure oout in many ways on the Municipality. Today STD will send a press release in Italy and Romania to denounce what is happening and ask for Italians not to go on holiday on the Romanian coast. We are also preparing with the local activists a legal action.
Below: a short video shot thursday which shows the dog catchers on duty.
I am shocked by the method chosen by your administration to curb the problem of stray dogs in view of the tourist season.
The violent capture of dogs and their transfer in unknown kennels cannot be considered a proper solution to the problem and it makes citizens indignant, especially those who care about animals’ rights and welfare safeguarding.
Therefore I request the names of kennels in which the dogs have been locked up and the amount allocated for this massacre are made public.
This investment should instead be directed towards a project of mass sterilization, as proposed by the Save the Dogs, which has already achieved noticeable results in other Romanians municipalities.
Therefore I want to emphasize the total need to stop immediately all the captures and to restart the dialogue with the associations in order to align your policy with European decrees.
Up to date, thank you Michelle and Monika.
Signed and submitted with the following added comments:
"What is wrong with this vet????? Is he a sadist?
This cruel, inhumane treatment of dogs MUST STOP!!!!"
Thank you Michelle for the posting.
Michelle - 2 hours ago - change.org
Done - thank you.
SIGNED 20/6,THANK YOU
Signed and currently in the process of compiling a protest letter to email to Romanian Authorities regarding this horrendous attrocity!!!
TO : firstname.lastname@example.org,
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firstname.lastname@example.org, info@RomaniaTourism.com, Rumaenien@aon.at, email@example.com,
China@RomaniaTourism.co, firstname.lastname@example.org, info@GuideRoumanie.com,
Please add Romania's Embassy in your country, from the link bellow
SUBJECT : Find the criminal who poisoned the dogs and apply the maximum punishment - Jail time -
We are outraged by the horrible mass poisoning of dogs in Racadau neighborhood in BRASOV Romania.
All these sadistic acts towards innocent animals must be punished with the maximum penalty - JAIL TIME -
We ask Romanian law enforcement authorities - national and local to make sure the criminal is caught and brought to justice.
Romania has become notorious for the barbaric way animals are treated and for the despicable and sadistic actions against animals, way too many people are engaged in.
We are determined to avoid Romania as a tourist destination until the massacres of animals ( private citizens acts of cruelty and even dubious actions of local authorities and their stray dogs management services ) will stop.
Thank you for your attention
Signed 14/6,thank you
Signed and noted! Ty Desanka
Signed and submitted.
Thank you, Desanka.
This post was modified from its original form on 03 Jun, 4:47
The Vet, known locally as "THE BUTCHER", is in Craiova shelter!
50 rescuers outside the shelter trying to get in - NEED OUR HELP!!!
PLEASE SEND EMAILS AND SIGN PETITIONS - all done for you below!
All up to date.
PLEASE SEND EMAIL & SHARE!!!
Email addresses MEP's in blocks
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Subject: Red Alert!!! Desperate situation in Craiova, Romania!!!
Massacre of cared for street dogs in Craiova, Romania, please send emails!
All have are up to date and signed 15/05
okay will do so.
Thanks Desanka, Jan and Monika, most already signed and caught up on others.
Signed. Thank you.
This post was modified from its original form on 05 May, 6:33
Will happily sign & share as many of these petitions especially if I can or if I haven't signed already?!!! Thanks for sharing it's Beyond sad & heartbreaking how the cruelty is never ending!!! I am glad to see so many caring animal angels on Care2 like myself!!! Thanks to all who sign & share these never ending petitions especially on a daily basis!!! Have a beautiful great nice fun & a very relaxing peaceful rest of your weekend & now almost week Everybody?!!! Happy Cinco DeMayo!!! Peace, Purrs, & Tail Wags!!!
Michelle - 5 days ago - forcechange.com
Signed dear Jan. Thanks for all you do.
"What and how we won!
All Signed and Noted. Thank you.
SIGNED THANK YOU DESANKA
Thank you Desanka.
got through and signed all still active which i'v missed ... letters will be sent later today
thank you all
Signed and shared.
Signed - thank you.
All noted and signed
Signed all I could. I am not on FB. Thanks, Jan & Desanka
Thank you Jan for Forcechange petition! Signed.
Tilda before and today ... smiling
Axi as a puppy and today in Sweden ... smiling
Linus - before and after... smiling
Email sent, thank you Anneke!
done sent annette a green star also.
Thank you all wonderful Care2'ers and Jan for new petition!
All Signed and Emails sent! Thank you.
Signed - thanks Desanka
Signed , thank you Desanka
I am up to date