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Stop Ritual Pig Slaughter in Vietnam Chung Tay - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Vietnam, wild boar, killing, cruelty, slaughter, animals, ritual )

Marie
- 190 days ago - change.org
According to legend, the general slaughtered wild boars to feed his soldiers. Today, a live pig is chopped into two and people smear banknotes with the animal's blood, believing that this will bring good luck and prosperity in the coming year.
Ban Dog Spinning - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Ban, dog, spinning, Bulgaria, cruelty, ritual, in, animals )

Marie
- 257 days ago - gopetition.com
During this ritual, a rope is wrapped around a dog and the animal is suspended above a body of water, such as a river. The dog is turned repeatedly until the rope is twisted as far as it will coil. Then the coil is released so the dog spins wildly.
PETITION: STOP THE BARBARIC RITUAL OF "TRICHANE" (DOG SPINNING) Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: BULGARIA, EU, ritual, dog spinning, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, dogs, crime, ethics, humans, law, pets, protection, sadness, suffering )

Desanka
- 381 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Dog spinning or "trichane na kuche" is a ritual celebrated in Brodilovo, a rural Bulgarian village, and is believed to prevent rabies and keep away the bad spirits of springtime.
Hundreds of Dead Animals Found in Philly Home
Animals  (tags: ritual, dead, animals, hundreds, killed, killing, slaughter, wildlife, death )

Tonya
- 1670 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Investigators say some kind of religious ritual may be behind the discovery of the remains of 400 to 500 dead animals at a Philadelphia house
ACTION ALERT: A Wing and Prayer. Stop Kapparot Chicken Swinging Ritual!!
Animals  (tags: kapparot chicken swinging, cruelty, suffering, ritual, animal activists )

Simone
- 1794 days ago - upc-online.org
The observer "swings" the chicken, held by the legs or by pinning the bird's wings backward, around his or her head, while reciting a chant about transferring one's sins symbolically onto the bird. The chicken is then slaughtered, and may or may not be
AGAINST THE "FARRA DO BOI" IN BRAZIL - PETITION
Animals  (tags: oxes, torn apart, tortured, savage animal cruelty, brazil, ritual, horrific animal torture )

Simone
- 2302 days ago - oipa.org
One of the most savage and cruel rituals involving animals is Brazil's "Farra do Boi." Loosely translated as "Festival of the Oxen" or "Ox Fun Days," the annual event involves the systematic and deliberate torture of several hundred oxen in more than 30
Revival of Horrendously Barbaric Japanese Bear Rituals
Animals  (tags: bears killed, bears tortured, ritual, barbaric, cruelty, scums, animal torturers )

Simone
- 2470 days ago - actionagainstpoisoning.com
They kill hibernating mother bear in the cave then take the cubs back and rise for one to two years, and then they choke the bear to death. They say it is the core of Ainu culture, but it is mere excuse for entertaining killing. In modern days,
Killing of Cats Likely Ritual, Officials Say
Animals  (tags: cat cruelty, torture, killing, ritual, animal cruelty )

Simone
- 2557 days ago - vindy.com
John Hall, Mahoning County humane agent, said his office got a call Wednesday saying someone was killing cats in the house and investigators saw two people run from the structure as they arrived at the scene. Hall said they found a freshly killed cat
   

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