START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Police Can Take Injured Animals to Their Shooting Range to Be Destroyed


Animals  (tags: CA, shooting injured animals, ethics, humans, sadness, suffering, death, killing )

Ginger
- 580 days ago - examiner.com
In Merced, Calif., it is perfectly legal for a police officer to take a critically wounded animal to the police shooting range in order to "humanely destroy" it, reported Wednesday's Merced Sun-Star.



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

Comments

Arielle S. (316)
Friday September 13, 2013, 10:58 am
Good lord, what have we become?
 

aj E. (163)
Friday September 13, 2013, 11:43 am
bullets are cheap, huh?
 

Carrie B. (302)
Friday September 13, 2013, 12:11 pm
Well this is disgusting!
 

(0)
Friday September 13, 2013, 3:23 pm
OMG, I am so shocked and sickened. I hear of Police shooting dogs for no reason over there, and now this? This really is so shocking!
Is there a petition for this?

Thanks for posting Ginger.
 

Ilona V. (0)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 5:10 am
Unbelievable!
Thanks Ginger for sharing
 

Christine Stewart (133)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 8:31 pm
Disgusting- they would rather let the animal painfully have to endure the drive to the shooting range, rather than take the animal to a local emergency vet?
 

Maria Elena Gonzalez (300)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 8:35 pm
WTF!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Bee S. (209)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 8:40 pm
:-(((((((((((((( & Angry !!!!
 

Shawna S. (44)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 9:48 pm
No words.
 

iveta cer (68)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 9:50 pm
Horrible sick disgusting !!!!
 

Danuta Watola (1239)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 3:09 am
noted
 

Nils Anders Lunde (575)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 3:27 am
:-( :-( :-(
 

. (4)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 3:58 am
Il est grand temps que cette loi soit revue et que les animaux soient enfin protégés, non seulement en Californie,mais partout sur cette planète.
 

Fi T. (17)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 5:45 am
Nobody's got the right to take others' life
 

Frances Darcy (218)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 6:28 am
!!!!!!!! word fail me
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (240)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 6:36 am
Noted! Do we get to take rouge cops out and destroy them humanely???
 

Ruth S. (300)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 10:08 am
Are they going to do the same to people that are Injured too?
 

william n. (97)
Monday September 16, 2013, 11:40 am
so instead of taking the dog to a vet , they use it for target practice ? this society is getting lower by the day .
 
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)


Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story


Loading Noted By...Please Wait

 


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Animals

Ginger Geronimo

Ginger G.
Ginger's contributions:
Stories noted recently: 0
Stories submitted: 4080
Front Page stories: 898




 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.