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Gypsy, The Story Behind This Face ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )

- 2155 days ago -
No one has been charged and no arrests have been made. A reward was offered on April 19 by a doctor in Kentucky for information leading to an arrest, however so far, the authorities do not appear to be actively pursuing this case. I say reopen this case

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Emma S (239)
Monday July 23, 2012, 1:09 pm
Done. Thank you, Cher.

Past Member (0)
Monday July 23, 2012, 1:17 pm
This horrible case of aniimal abue was brought to my attention years ago. I along with many of my friends donated to help provide Gypsy with needed medical treatment. When I found out she passed away in 2009 I was extremely upset..I hope that when others read this angels story the awareness of the terrible crime of dog fighting will gain more attention.
Thans Cher

Regina P (67)
Monday July 23, 2012, 2:00 pm

Patrizia S (315)
Monday July 23, 2012, 2:21 pm
Done, shared posted TY Cher

MmAway M (506)
Monday July 23, 2012, 2:44 pm
Signed Cher, but sobbing!

LaurenBackSoon Kozen (173)
Monday July 23, 2012, 3:05 pm
Noted & Signed. Thanks Cher.

Elizabeth O (94)
Monday July 23, 2012, 3:21 pm

Kay M (347)
Monday July 23, 2012, 5:38 pm
done. poor girl.

Past Member (0)
Monday July 23, 2012, 6:24 pm
102, TU Cher

James W (257)
Monday July 23, 2012, 6:37 pm
Michel Vick????????? Signed & Noted

Kim O (396)
Monday July 23, 2012, 6:37 pm
Signed and noted for poor Gypsy. Thanks Cher

Pat B (356)
Monday July 23, 2012, 7:00 pm
Poor baby!!! TY, Cher, signed!!!!

pam w (139)
Monday July 23, 2012, 7:08 pm
This is a terrible story and I'm sure that, IF THEY HAD NOTHING ELSE TO DO....cops would be happy to reopen the case. We need to be realistic here. Sorry...and I did sign it. But sometimes, we have to pick our battles.

Sara Williams (8)
Monday July 23, 2012, 7:15 pm

R. G (12)
Monday July 23, 2012, 7:19 pm

Eve L (57)
Monday July 23, 2012, 8:24 pm
When will they understand that abusing an animal is the same as abusing a human. The sick person behind it is just as mentally ill. Those poor animals have feelings... When will they Wake Up.
Signed of course.

Past Member (0)
Monday July 23, 2012, 8:47 pm
S & N.

Carol H (229)
Monday July 23, 2012, 8:48 pm
signed and noted

Francis D (42)
Monday July 23, 2012, 9:25 pm
Imagine how proactive authorities would be if it happened to a christian?

Jerry B (128)
Monday July 23, 2012, 9:44 pm
Signed and Noted, poor baby.and God bless this Doctor for trying to do the right thing..thanks Cher!

Donna B (36)
Monday July 23, 2012, 10:10 pm
OMG... I am crying now. It just breaks my heart and tears me up inside how cruel people can be. Of course I signed. Always, FOR the animals!! Always, they are the best. They love us and teach us so much. Thx Cher.

Virginia Esquer (8)
Monday July 23, 2012, 11:14 pm
signed this kind of abuse need to stop seriously

Leslene Dunn (84)
Monday July 23, 2012, 11:47 pm
Signed and noted - we need to unite to end this horrendous abuse towards our animals. Revolt if we have to.

Kerrie G (116)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 2:05 am
Signed and noted, thanks.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:09 am
Signed, thank you Cher...

Andrea Nemec (213)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:17 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!

Rock H (254)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:20 am
Signed and noted. Thanks Cher.

Danuta W (1250)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:24 am

Joe R (190)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:47 am
Signed and noted.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:50 am
233, thanks Cher

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:46 am
Signed and noted.

Gloria picchetti (304)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 5:09 am

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 7:23 am
Noted and signed.

Terrie Williams (798)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 7:59 am
Every timeI see her face my blood boils. Signed, noted and shared on FB.

Victoria Pohrebna (279)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 8:02 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 9:46 am

Michela M (3964)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 10:38 am


Florence Eaise (132)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 10:39 am
signed noted and shared thanks for posting this Cher

Donna Hamilton (159)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 10:51 am
Noted and signed. Thanks.

Esther Z (94)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 11:05 am
Noted and signed.

Lisa Neste (207)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 11:24 am
Signed & shared on FB, thanks!

Jason Green (235)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 11:49 am
signed #344

Debra meade (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 12:57 pm
This case should never be closed - despicable!

michelle t (41)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 2:58 pm
Signed.This is disgraceful.Find the bastards who did this and do the same to them.

Dee C (9)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:04 pm
It is heartbreaking to know humans -- who have so much to gain by caring for and living in harmony with animals -- can be so cruel to animals. Cruelty is not a human instinct. Cruelty, like hate, is a learned behavior (I do not excuse the behavior) the source of which is most often from a role model -- a parent or a peer. What most communities and their lawmakers don't recognize is that animal cruelty is a serious public safety issue. Unchecked animal cruelty escalates to cruelty against other helpless creatures like children, the elderly, the homeless and gets worse from there. It's up to humans to stop cruelty. Don't wait until a child becomes a bully. If cities, municipalities, counties, states enacted harsher laws, had better enforcement and serious community education, transformation away from cruelty for both animals and humans could be possible.

Amanda A (201)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 3:36 pm
So disgusted with this. Signed.

MarietteAWAY G (175)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:00 pm
Heartbreaking! Noted and signed. Thanks Cher!

Raiin Blue (72)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:02 pm

Micheal Vick needs to be put down.

Sarah G (109)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:03 pm
signed, thanks

Elaine Al Meqdad (283)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 4:55 pm
Signed & Noted! And I hope the Bastard who allowed this to happen to her id disfigured horribly in a fire , suffers for a long time then dies and gets off the planet!

aj E (164)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 5:22 pm

Heather L (3)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 5:24 pm
Gladly signed and shared. This is why I'll never forgive Micheal Vick.
Thank you so much for this, I've seen her face a hundred times but never knew her story or even her name. The pictures are heartbreaking but the ones after the reconstruction are amazing, it's good to know that even though she only lived a few years after her rescue, at least she knew what it was like to feel safe, loved and happy.

samantha l (0)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 5:41 pm

Valerie H (133)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:14 pm
Thank you - signed

Sandi C (98)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:31 pm

Joy McRonald (169)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:42 pm
Holy shit.. This is so disgusting.. noted and signed.

Eternal Gardener (745)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 6:53 pm
So signed!

Patrick Donovan (344)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 7:10 pm
May the "people" responsible suffer as bad a fate or worse for what they have done. There is no excuse - none.

Evelyn B (79)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 8:20 pm
Noted and Signed Tks. Cher..

Marie W (67)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 10:01 pm
And just start executing abuser sociopaths..

Lisa P (29)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 10:43 pm
Words can't describe my feelings for these poor animals and that rotten llow-life-scum!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! signed and noted

Elsie Au (259)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 11:05 pm
Signed. Thanks Cher.

Giana Peranio-paz (398)
Tuesday July 24, 2012, 11:17 pm
The villain must be found and punished!!

Alison A (244)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 12:08 am
Signed and noted, thanks Cher.

RIP dear Gypsy, at least you had four years of human kindness x

Wednesday July 25, 2012, 12:51 am
Thank you, Cher.

Liz AWAY G (72)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 1:38 am
Noted and gladly signed.It upsets me to think what Gypsy went through at the hands of EVIL!!!!!! Glad to know she found some love and happiness.Such cruelty to animals is beyond me.I pray they find this lowlife and they deserve everything that is coming to them.Thank you to all the caring people who helped Gypsy know she was loved.R.I.P sweet little one you are at peace now.Thank you Cher.

Arild Gone for now (174)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 1:44 am
Signed,TY Cher.

Judy C (97)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 1:53 am
Signed Thanks Cher.

Bartlomiej T (296)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 2:15 am
Signed and noted. Thank you!

. (0)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 2:21 am
Signed and noted. Are there any updates in these intervening years?

paula eaton (30)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 3:43 am
Signed. I wish it was the face of the spectators and her "owner". Poor dog, rest in peace sweet baby. Thank you to the vet.

Phillipa W (199)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 4:37 am
woah this is one horrific case. signed.

Teresa Cowley (274)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 5:23 am
Kudos to the good doctor for his compassion for animals!
Noted, signed and shared on fb.
Thank you, Cher.

Debbie Haworth bush (12)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 6:12 am
Signed and noted! Another act of proof of our deteriating society.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 7:05 am
Human Horror will never stop, the most Evil animal on this planet and a god put it here !!!, to destroy and abuse its creations - how sad/ sick is that.

. (0)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 7:45 am
One must forget the face of an inhumane act done to a human or animal. To forget means the death was in vain to pursue justice whether it be to an animal or human in the end helps prevent another horrific act. Cruelty in in form should not be tolerated against an animal, human. It is truly bullying..
Man must learn to act in the way they would in daylight..and also act as to how they wish to be treated.
An act of aggression hidden is a coward in every sense of the word.
It likens to a thief in the night waiting to prey on the helpless and each new inhumane act makes the person lust for more.Ann

Past Member (0)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 9:06 am
Noted and signed earlier today.

liz c (827)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 10:46 am
done and shared on FB. I always thought that this was one of the michael sick dogs.............thank you for the info.

Ann B (60)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 6:06 pm
noted and signed - may the person who did this be found and rot in hell...

Nancy C (806)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 7:12 pm
For anyone who thinks this type of petition is not important...This behavior is a precursor to human abuse and murder. I, personally, would like to feel that I've done everything in my power to get abusers off the street and away from any other creatures.

Cher C (1429)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 7:18 pm

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Stef C (2)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 2:09 am
signed, for gypsy.

and all the others.

Mike H (252)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 8:49 am
Michael, You signed on July 26, 2012.
Your signature has been delivered to:
Locke Bell (District Attorney of Gastonia, NC); Roy Asberry Cooper III (Attorney General of NC); Barak Obama (President of the United States of America)

Shaheen N (64)
Friday July 27, 2012, 3:11 pm
Noted and signed! Thanks Cher

Cynthia H (100)
Friday July 27, 2012, 6:16 pm
I had not realized the person was never prosecuted. This needs to be done - immediately.

Paula L (17)
Friday July 27, 2012, 6:58 pm
Noted and signed. Keep in mind folks this animal abuser is still out there, and will not heitate to do this to your pet. If this person or persons can do or witness this kind of abusive animal cruelty, they won't hesitate to do it to a human. They need to be caught and prosecuted to the extent of the law.

Holly S (36)
Friday July 27, 2012, 7:25 pm
Makes me hate people more and more. Signed

Linda Jarsky (0)
Friday July 27, 2012, 8:05 pm
If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men.
---St. Francis of Assisi

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Friday July 27, 2012, 8:07 pm
noted and signed

Krystal M (36)
Friday July 27, 2012, 9:27 pm
Poor Gypsy... this brought me to tears. Signed and noted. :o(

Laurie S (73)
Friday July 27, 2012, 9:33 pm

Amy E (66)
Friday July 27, 2012, 9:58 pm

LD B (40)
Friday July 27, 2012, 11:28 pm

Rin S (10)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 2:31 am
The video has unfortunately been blocked in Australia :(

Romina E (23)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 3:18 am
Signed, noted, shared. :((((

janet f (29)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 7:44 am
I am volunteering to do the same to the faces of those who are responsible.

Fay F (0)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 9:16 am

Christine Stewart (134)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 8:42 pm
Poor creature. Signed and noted.

Lisa Z (168)
Saturday July 28, 2012, 8:50 pm
Signed & Shared on Facebook.

Alexandra Rodda (180)
Sunday July 29, 2012, 6:59 am
Signed. These people sometimes do not stop at doing this to animals. They can graduate to doing it to humans.

Valentina R (12)
Monday July 30, 2012, 7:03 am
We are the real beasts, not animals. Signed.

Sheri D (0)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 5:09 pm
Signed. So incredible sad!!!

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:14 am
Unfortunately it looks like this kind of behavior doesn't stop. In a world where we glorify war and perpetrate unspeakable crimes on our fellow humans, innocent creatures become victims as well.

Sergio Padilla (65)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 9:43 am
Signed, shared, and noted.
Hope the perpetrator (s) burn in hell!

Dianne D (490)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 7:22 pm
Signed. I will pray that God severely punishes he that did this. Also hope he is caught and prosecuted.

Michele Mercer (16)
Monday August 6, 2012, 9:47 pm
People who are culpable need to be locked up for ever becuase a living being means nothing to them ..And then they move on to child abuse and wife beating... They need to pay for what they are doing..

Yvonne F (181)
Friday August 17, 2012, 4:19 am
Shame on them!!! Thanks for posting this. Had signed earlier!

Stella Nobrega-Garcia (4)
Monday August 27, 2012, 12:07 pm
Absolutely heartbreaking. Noted and signed
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