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ACTION ALERT: Cruel Slaughter of Cow Demands Justice!!


Animals  (tags: cow, savagely killed, skinned alive, beaten, authorities, animal cruelty, neighbours, reported )

Simone
- 1724 days ago - animallawcoalition.com
Columbus County, Georgia resident used a mallet to brutally beat a cow he had tied to a tree and then, according to some neighbors who watched the incident, when the animal fell, he proceeded to skin it while it was still alive. He claimed he



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Simone D. (1481)
Sunday August 2, 2009, 3:15 am
It should not be enough for the owner to say the cow was used as food. This animal was a sentient being. That means this cow could feel pain and suffered terribly. It's not sentimental but instead a true fact that cows are social animals that live in herds organized into hierarchies. They form friendships. It is also true that they like to groom their friends. Cows have strong bonds with their offspring. Anyone who has been around cows knows they vocalize not only stress or frustration but also excitement and pleasure.

There was no excuse for the horrific suffering inflicted on this animal. None.

WHAT YOU CAN DO

Call on the Ga. Dept. of Agriculture and its commissioner, Tommy Irvin, to investigate and enforce the humane slaughter laws. Please be polite.
 

Annie Cowling (115)
Sunday August 2, 2009, 9:27 am
Action taken, and I know this guy is a sick evil person, it breaks my heart how people let animals suffer. Thank-you Simone.
 

Rhonda Maness (602)
Sunday August 2, 2009, 10:09 pm
Thanks Simone
 

Carol-Ann Irwin (28)
Tuesday August 4, 2009, 2:33 am
Absolutely disgusting and appalling - this "person" (?) should have the full force of the law thrown at them.
 
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