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Family of 14 Foxes Shot for Digging Into Dam at Reservoir
Offbeat  (tags: danson park, dam, bexley heath, council, foxes, shot, killed, burrowing, sad news )

- 18 days ago -
A family of foxes have been shot dead after nearly caused catastrophic flooding when they burrowed deep into the walls of a reservoir.
Giant Flightless Rhea That Has Rampaged Through Hertfordshire for a Month Has Been Shot - and Will Be Turned Into SAUSAGES
Offbeat  (tags: Rhea, shot, sad news, South American, hunter, Hertfordshire, UK )

- 78 days ago -
The giant South American rhea that has evaded capture for more than a month has been shot - and will be turned into gourmet sausages.
Dog Survives After Owner Paid 'Hitman' to Kill Him Instead of Getting Vet to Put Him Down
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, shot, Olly, lucky, hit man )

- 86 days ago -
The mongrel, called Olly, survived a shotgun blast and being thrown in a river.
Malta Criticised for Mass Shooting of Migratory Birds
Offbeat  (tags: Migrating birds, shot, killed, Malta, hunters, turtle doves, EU, sad news )

- 95 days ago -
A leading British naturalist has accused the Maltese authorities of failing to prevent large-scale illegal shooting of migratory birds by hunters.
News Circus Elephant Shot By Assailant Returns to Ring as Mystery Lingers
Offbeat  (tags: Carol elephant, shot, recovers, circus, sad news )

- 115 days ago -
Carol the elephant, who has recovered from being shot in 2013, will return to the scene of the crime Thursday night when she performs for the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo, Miss.
Wally the Otter Finally Gets His Appetite Back After Being Shot in the Face and Flippers
Offbeat  (tags: Wally, otter, shot, saved, good news, offbeat )

- 219 days ago -
Wally the otter was hit in the flippers and face by a shotgun After dental work at a Canadian rescue centre, Wally can eat again.
Dog Shot and Buried Alive Makes a Miracle Recovery- VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: horrendous cruelty, dog, buried alive, shot, rescued, courageous, survivor )

- 760 days ago -
The fact that this dog was found was a true miracle. She was shot, bound and buried alive by the cruelest people imaginable... but managed to find a way to find help. This dog rescue story is truly amazing!
Mother Dog Shot After Giving Birth Helped By Hero's Hands
Offbeat  (tags: mother dog, puppies disappeared, abused, shot, crippled, rescued, courageous )

- 762 days ago -
In a moment that embodies the very worst that man can do, a nursing mother dog was shot once in the head and again in a hind leg shortly after giving birth to puppies. The full story is not clear, but what we do know is that she went through horrifying
Coming Soon: Baby Koala Frodo Goes Home! (PHOTOS)
Offbeat  (tags: frodo, shot, rehabitliated, recovering, home, bush, bravery )

- 1155 days ago -
After six months of rehabilitation, the baby koala Frodo will return home to the bush in the coming weeks! Last November, Frodo was shot 15 times in a gun shot assault that killed her mother. Despite the koala's grave condition, veterinarian Dr. Amber
Kitten Shot in Head Now Recovering in New Home! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, cats, shot, protection, pets )

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- 1337 days ago -
When a British Columbia couple found a seriously injured kitten on the road they thought he had been attacked by a dog or wild animals, but they later learned the young feline had been shot in the head.
Young Koala Hit By 15 Shotgun Pellets In Australia
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, koalas, shot, wildlife )

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- 1358 days ago -
A young female koala was sprayed with 15 pellets from a shotgun and is in critical condition at Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital, a minister in the Queensland state government said Saturday.
Ards Falcon Is Shotgun Victim
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, falcons, shot )

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- 1377 days ago -
Police in Ards are appealing for information after a rare wild bird was badly hurt and had to be destroyed after what the PSNI are calling an incident of wildlife crime
WWF T-Shirt Lets You Feel What It's Like to Get Shot
Offbeat  (tags: russia, t shirt, promotion, tigers, conservation, destruction, shot )

- 1395 days ago -
The World Wildlife Fund has put out a new shirt in Russia in a campaign to stop the poaching of Siberian tigers, that makes its user visualize getting shot when seen in a special mirror in Moscow clothing stores.
Goat Killed in Drive-By Shooting
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- 1405 days ago -
Last week, in a Santa Fe, New Mexico, neighborhood, a blue-green minivan pulled in front of a yard, three shots were fired, and the van sped away. Two shots hit Maria, a Nigerian dwarf goat. She died later that evening.
Another Pet Dog Shot in Toledo!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, shot )

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- 1473 days ago -
Toledo Ohio seems to be the center of the universe this month. Just three weeks ago, a Toledo dog was kidnapped from his owner's yard and shot. Now we have another dog shooting in Toledo. This time, by the dog's owner and his "friend".

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