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Help Ban Horrifying Animal Abuse Videos in the Philippines ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !

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PETA Asia is working to expose and stop those allegedly behind a series of horrifying pornographic videos originating in the Philippines in which scantily clad girls as young as 12 are videotaped torturing animals. These snuff or "crush" videos typically

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Cher C (1429)
Friday September 6, 2013, 5:37 am

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Animae C (516)
Friday September 6, 2013, 5:44 am
POLITE email sent to

Ljiljana Milic (115)
Friday September 6, 2013, 5:47 am
I just can’t - right now, send a comment which will be POLITE, it would have too much of my rage or anger. There is nothing POLITE in this story for poor abused or worse animals!
Thank you Cher.

Solitary Eagle (324)
Friday September 6, 2013, 6:15 am
Sent a polite comment.

Phillipa W (199)
Friday September 6, 2013, 6:37 am
done. asked for them to be criminalized.

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Friday September 6, 2013, 7:46 am
Thank you! (Will send email, n, p, t)

Monica T (278)
Friday September 6, 2013, 8:20 am
email sent. Thanks, Cher

Past Member (0)
Friday September 6, 2013, 8:51 am
Email sent-thx Cher

. (0)
Friday September 6, 2013, 10:21 am
thanks Cher

Angelika R (143)
Friday September 6, 2013, 10:34 am
Short email sent, thx!

Ruth C (87)
Friday September 6, 2013, 10:47 am

Pat B (356)
Friday September 6, 2013, 11:08 am

Past Member (0)
Friday September 6, 2013, 11:22 am

Eve L (57)
Friday September 6, 2013, 11:29 am
I hope someone will kill those people. This is disgusting.

Jill Vickerman (416)
Friday September 6, 2013, 12:39 pm
My Goodness, what kind of people are we sharing this planet with?

Carol Bischoff (409)
Friday September 6, 2013, 12:43 pm

Kelly Pretorius (21)
Friday September 6, 2013, 1:24 pm

Mary T (358)
Friday September 6, 2013, 7:43 pm
Sent the email - thank you Cher

Lyn Romaine (108)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 12:02 am
I the email and let them know that they were raising a bunch of murderers.

Lisa Zarafonetis (168)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 12:59 am
Shared on FB.

Inge B (202)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 1:29 am
Sent the message


Dwain La'Brooy (331)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 1:37 am
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. (0)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 1:51 am
𝕯𝖔𝖓𝖊, 𝕿𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖐𝖘 𝕮𝖍𝖊𝖗!

Danuta W (1249)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 4:53 am

Patricia H. (440)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 5:51 am

Anna Undebeck (256)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 5:56 am
I sent my "comment".. And was as polite as I could as this point. Not too bad though. Thank you Cher.

S S (0)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 6:24 am
Thank you.

Ingrid A (524)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 10:35 am

Tamara Hayes (185)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 11:07 am
Noted, email below sent, twittered, fb and google shared. Thanks for Chering.

Dear Ambassador:

I am writing to you today to respectfully express my horror and outrage regarding a series of horrifying pornographic videos originating in the Philippines in which scantily clad girls as young as 12 are videotaped torturing animals. These snuff or "crush" videos typically depict stepping, standing, or stomping on animals—from mice to large dogs—and are made for a niche market of demented individuals all around the world. The videos are so heinous that the U.S. enacted a federal law to ban their sale.

PETA Asia and the Philippine National Bureau of Investigation, responding to information from a whistleblower, conducted a confidential investigation for more than a year into one couple allegedly responsible for the production of "crush" videos that showed scantily clad young girls stomping on live animals, cutting the ears off screaming rabbits who were then set on fire, repeatedly driving a sharp stiletto heel into the eye of a monkey, and doing other horrific acts so disturbing that we will spare you the details.

After an extensive search, the couple, Dorma Ridon and her husband, Vicente Ridon, were arrested and charged with violating child abuse, animal welfare, human trafficking, and wildlife-protection laws. Their trial is currently underway, and they continue to be held in custody, with a judgment on the charges expected early next year.
This is a precedent-setting case that sends a clear message to people around the world: If you make such videos, you will be caught and you will go to jail.

I am requesting that you support a ban against this heinous torture of animals for the entertainment of sick, depraved individuals who are morally bankrupt. Your support of a ban would go a long way in telling the world that you do not condone these violent acts and that you are willing to go to any length to help ensure that this cannot be allowed to continue.

With the utmost sincerity and respect,

Melinda Lindsay (3)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 1:51 pm
Wow. just wow.

Kayleigh Harter (9)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 5:59 pm
The "comments" link isn't working for me; does anyone know the url for the site?

Sherri G (128)
Saturday September 7, 2013, 7:00 pm
Tamar's letter was so good I used it in my email. Hope you don't mind Tamara. TY Cher sent and noted.

Mari 's (1356)
Sunday September 8, 2013, 3:28 am
Barbaric just barbaric!! :(

Marie McAdam (0)
Sunday September 8, 2013, 7:11 am
sent a polite comment

Sara P (57)
Monday September 9, 2013, 7:30 am
Comment sent, thanks Cher.
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