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Feb 6, 2010
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Phone Call
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
 February 6, 2010, Altoona, PA — Dog advocate Tamira Ci Thayne, founder and CEO of Dogs Deserve Better, a non-profit working solely on behalf of chained and penned dogs, spent the coldest night of the year sleepless despite being snug and warm in her bed.

The faces of dogs chained out in single-digit temperatures and sub-zero windchills haunted her, and she worried if these dogs would survive the night in their inadequate houses, many of which contained not even the single insulating element that could well save their lives: straw.

Determined to help local dogs, she rose early and, with another DDB volunteer, took straw, food, and water to some of the worse cases.   (read the entire story)

http://www.dogsdeservebetter.org/thaynetrespassing.html

If people can make calls in her behalf, write letters or post this story everywhere, maybe we can not only help her but enforce the laws to protect the animals.

WHY did the policeman cite the rescuer that was trying to help the animals and NOT the 'owner' of these dogs who was starving them and letting them freeze??

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Posted: Feb 6, 2010 6:52pm

 

 
 
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