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Petition | Condemn Muslims That Crucified Dog and Cat to a Cross in Malta! ACT NOW!

Animals  (tags: dogs, cat killers, cat, cruelty )

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The perpetrators simply cannot remain unpunished. Sign and Share the petition and demand an investigation!

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Kay M (347)
Friday February 7, 2014, 9:16 am
signed. sick.

Ingrid A (524)
Friday February 7, 2014, 9:23 am

. (0)
Friday February 7, 2014, 11:00 am
Sorry as I just posted the same, but we're on the same track in this call for condemnation of those involved !

Syd H (48)
Friday February 7, 2014, 12:10 pm

Really? How come we don't say, "Condemn the Christians who abused some animals"? Or insert religion of record... but it's perfectly okay to brand 23% of the world's population here?

Further, the only coverage of this I can find through google is on the Islamicphobe hate sites.

But, here's a little balance from Malta:

There really is enough hate-mongering on this site. :(


Ilona V (0)
Friday February 7, 2014, 2:55 pm
Thanks. Signed & noted.
# 500

Jason B (142)
Friday February 7, 2014, 7:20 pm
Signed, Thanks Sick SOB'S

RosemaryRannes HusbandNeedsPrayers (650)
Friday February 7, 2014, 10:06 pm
My sincere appreciation to Debbie Williamson for sending me the link to this news/petition that you have posted Carmen, also with my sincere appreciation.
I cried when I saw this horrendous act of unconscionable cruelty causing suffering beyond belief to this innocent dog and cat.
I don't understand who would/could do such a monstrous thing.
Of course I have signed this petition and re-posted it on Twitter for more signatures.
Speaking of signatures as I mentioned to Debbie I am quite frankly appalled that so few have noted this critical petition and so few signatures have been offered.
So I will be sharing this with friends and I can only hope others will do the same.
Prayers rising for our dearest Relations that they may not suffer at the hands of those whose ignorance outweighs the Light of another sentient being's right to life.
May JUSTICE prevail !

Iveta cer (41)
Friday February 7, 2014, 10:29 pm
Signed !! Horrible , sick bastards !!!! Thank you Rosemary for forward

Iveta cer (41)
Friday February 7, 2014, 10:31 pm
Poor dogs and cats :((((( my eyes are loaded :((( disgusting idiots !!!!!!

Edo R (71)
Friday February 7, 2014, 10:42 pm
Thanks for sharing!

Iveta cer (41)
Friday February 7, 2014, 10:45 pm
Forwarded to friends !!

Mary R (280)
Friday February 7, 2014, 11:37 pm

Ondine J (134)
Friday February 7, 2014, 11:40 pm
Noted and signed, thanks Rosemary for forward and Carmen

Vicky P (476)
Friday February 7, 2014, 11:44 pm
noted, and signed but have to agree with Syd with the why did they feel the need to mention their religion, every Christian in Romania, Russia, the US (naming all the big abuse places right now that are majority Christian) are not blamed.

Inge B (202)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 1:08 am


Mary T (358)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 1:11 am
Thank you Carmen and Iveta for forwarding- signed,noted and shared

Ruth L (239)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 1:28 am
Signed/noted. Thanks Carmen and to all my friends that forwarded

paula eaton (30)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 1:45 am
Signed. Terrible to torture these poor innocent animals.

Sonali G (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:02 am
Clearly they are yet to really find any evidence that it was a Muslim. There is every possibility that it was committed by a person with mental health problems but that again is merely speculation. It is typical gut reaction to target a minority group as a scapegoat for every crime or perversity in society. I would wait for the FACTS first.

zora b (85)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:02 am
Thank you Carmen for posting and Rosemary for forwarding to me.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:06 am
Signed. Please note, I am not anti Muslim. I'm anti cruelty.

Elisa F (235)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:14 am
N&S. Not a Muslim issue. An Animal Cruelty issue :( Thanks, Carmen. Thanks to Rosemary for fwd.

cecily w (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:14 am

Louise D (44)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:17 am
I checked the Maltese news about this and there is no mention of the perpretators as being Muslim infact it suggests the person is native Maltese as a note that said "“This dog suffered the same passion that I am going through myself.” also there has been a spate of cruel animal abuse in Malta starting in 2011 a series of incidents involving extreme cruelty to dogs .
A jogger found a boxer dog close to suffocation tied inside in a black garbage bag. The boxer, named Gaia, died later in the day. Another dog, later named Star, was found buried alive in a field with nose poking through the soil gasping for air. The dog had been shot in the head and died three weeks later.Three dead Pharoah hounds Klieb tal-Fenek were found dead tied together in the sea off Marsalforn.
No mention of Muslims in any of the stories other from hate sites.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:21 am
Why are they related, just like animal testing for human products, again?

Jana DiCarlo (48)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:29 am
This is so twisted. If in fact it was Muslim related, they are prepared to relight a conflict from 1000 years ago? Really?
Surely there are more immediate and current problems to solve. If it is due to Muslim influx - stop more from coming if they are so unhappy being there. Besides, that poor dog and cat have nothing to do with ANY of the above issues, so how does their torment prove anything more than the people who did this - regardless of religion , and as any who have been on this site for more than one day know, cruelty knows no barriers; race,religion,culture socioeconomic class, geography.The individuals who did this ARE PSYCHOPATHIC SADISTS, in which case they need to be imprisoned in a psychiatric ward for life!.


Syd H (48)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:43 am

See how hate is multiplied? There is absolutely no connection to Muslims in this case other than on hate sites and now Care2 but the comments show that this is now 'Sadistic Muslim Bastards' and restarting a 1000 year old conflict from the actions of just one crazed individual.

Are you prepared for the cruelty that can happen against innocents because of this false association you've manufactured? What if it was your daughter a mob targeted?

Carmen S (611)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:47 am
signed, thanks for sharing this

Sandra Penna (135)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:16 am

Rachael Moore (55)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:20 am
My Gosh !! Sadly Noted & Signed ~ Thank you Carmen.

LaurenBackSoon Kozen (173)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:26 am
Noted, Signed & Shared. Thanks.

Hahn H (167)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:30 am

PlsNoMessage se (588)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:43 am
N&S And yet another sick behavior...........

Sylvie A (193)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:51 am
Notée, signée, partagée. Merci.

Anna Undebeck (256)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:25 am
Lost for words, and full of tears! DISTURBING & CHOCKING!!!


Anna Undebeck (256)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:26 am
Thanks Carmen!

Lynn Pascente (141)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:30 am
Signed & Noted! Sick, disgusting! OMG!
Thank you Carmen

Nicole W (646)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:47 am
ty Carmen

Marek O (28)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:50 am
327 needed!

Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:54 am
Action completed. Humans did this as usual.....par for the course.....doesn't matter what or who they are affiliated with.....some people are just born killers. Thanks for sharing Carmen.

Animae C (514)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:04 am
1,183 signatures

Thank You Rosemary Rannes for forwarding.

Laura Martin (5)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:20 am
This people are just so cold-blooded, how can they do that??? Singed

Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:23 am
Christian, Muslim, Jew or any other religion, no one should be cruel towards animals.

Giana P (398)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:34 am
Such monsters, a sorry excuse for human beings, I am horrified, as usual...

Caroline S (78)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:40 am
Muslim, Christian,Atheist,Buddhist.etc....I don't care.I just know that the individual who did this is a sadist,and what he did is absolutely awful and unforgivable.
Signed }:*-((

Barbara K (60)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:44 am
S & N, thanks for the post. This is such an evil act, the poor cat & dog. Shame on these heathens.

. (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:56 am
Did anyone take the time to notice that said animals were crucified upside down? That is an important fact as it could indicate occult practice of the dark kind.
Are we sure they are Muslims who did this and not someone with an ulterior motive and agenda?

Sara P (54)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:00 am
Signed Carmen, I will share for sure with my contacts. It's really difficul for me to find the words but sadly this horrible cruelty not surprise me, there are people, no matter about their religion, that simply within them have only hatred, evil feelings and cruelty to animals......

June M (139)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:03 am
June, your signature was added to the petition
We have collected 1.293 signatures. Can you help us reach 1.600 signatures?

Kerstin S (371)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:13 am

Sandi C (98)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:24 am
signed with sadness & anger

Daniel Partlow (179)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:27 am
Regardless what religion they were, they are sick and demented dangerous folks who need apprehension and prosecution!

Daniel Partlow (179)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:27 am
N&S sadly

Pat B (356)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:28 am
Thank you, signed.

Michela M (3964)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:42 am

Gabriele Jefferson (147)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:21 am
noted, signed, shared with facebook and twitter

Autumn S (151)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:39 am
signed, noted and shared

John Y (82)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:41 am

Roger Hawcroft (39)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:54 am
I'd be happy to sign if you change the title and remove the word 'Muslims". I don't know the facts of the matter but I do know that human beings can commit atrocious acts, whatever their religion or even if they have none. I admire your raising this issue and wholly condemn those who did it but this is not a religious issue it is one of morality, cruelty and bullying taken to an extreme. Your title will, for many, simply raise a one-sided and prejudiced response that will, in fact, detract from the real issue, which I assume is the cruelty to these animals.

Lisa Neste (207)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:55 am
Lisa Genaro Neste, your signature was added to the petition!


Millie O (148)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:55 am
Thanks, Carmen, for posting this and thanks, Rosemary, for forwarding.

Shelli S (374)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:56 am
Walk upright, you cowardly mouth breeder.

Shelli S (374)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:58 am
I don't give a crap, what anyone's religion is, the monster is a animal abuser & killer..Therefore, he is shit.

Roger Hawcroft (39)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 8:07 am
I certainly empathise with those who are incensed by such cruelty. However, the negative emotions stirred about religion in this petition detract from its main point - or what I hope is its main point - the cruelty to the animals.

People of all religions or no religion are capable of awful behaviour and cruel acts. In addition, there is not yet any evidence that I have seen to show that the pepetrators were Muslim.

Even if the perpetrators were Muslim, that correlation does not prove that the act was caused by those persons *being Muslim". Please don't confuse correlation (which is doubtful here anyway) with cause and effect. It is not valid.

This is a tragedy and should be condemned but leave out the prejudice and hate mongering, please.

Mike H (252)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 8:17 am
Signed thanks for posting

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 8:24 am
Signed and noted.

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 8:32 am
What the hell is wrong with people nowadays??? Signed!

aj E (164)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 8:55 am

Jane B (30)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 9:14 am
I don't care what religion the sadists are, they should be caught and punished for these cruel acts.

Gabriella Serafino (92)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 9:17 am
BASTARDS BASTARD BASTARD i hate U from the deep of my heart.

Diane K (134)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 9:38 am
It is atrocious & hard to look at, regardless of what criminal did this. Wouldn't matter what religion, this is despicable!

Ruth M (235)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 9:47 am
Done totally shocking thanks to all who sent me this

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 9:59 am
Signed with my hand over it, not to see, it is better sometimes.Thank you.

divergent revolution (309)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:00 am
absolutely,what are we in the dark ages?
thanks Rosemary

Dustina I (64)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:01 am
I had a difficult time signing this petition. I wanted to see the perpetrates punished who committed this
despicable crime against these animals but at the same time I was put off by the terminology used to describe those that committed this act of animal cruelty & abuse. That being the word "Muslim" even tho you stated that you were not trying to target a certain race of people but it would have been better and probably would get you more signatures if you had printed it out something to this effect...."Condemn and prosecute the people behind crucifying a cat and a dog to a cross" . Just saying!

Wendy H (54)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:15 am
Thank you Pippa for forwarding.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:22 am
S+N I wish we would pull out of Muslim countries and allow them to kill each other. These are not human beings, no human being could treat another living being with such disrespect and horrible cruelty.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:33 am
We already know these people are crazy, love to kill ANYTHING, have no feelings, evidently no education, we should not be allowing them in the U.S. , now even more are coming to go to our colleges, for be welcomed because we don't want to hurt their feelings....oh, wait! They don't have feelings, remember the Boston Marathon.
Remember 9-11 .
I signed this petition & sent it to every one I know.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:35 am
P.S. I covered the left side of my monitor, I could not bear to look, it would be an image in my mind for days .....

Gysele van Santen (213)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:48 am
wtf man whyy?? signed.

Kay M (347)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:52 am
syd, i condemn all people who torture animals, regardless of sect.

Carol L (219)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 12:02 pm
Signed, shared, noted.
thank you

Vita P (40)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 12:03 pm
Signed with a crying heart.
Thank you.

Frances Darcy (133)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 12:09 pm
I find the wording of this petition very ambiguous ....It asks me to "Condemn Muslims that...." and not ... condemn the actions of... I am sure that the intended petition was to condemn the dreadful actions, but , to my mind and others also, the wording puts "Condemn Muslims..." to the forefront.From a lot of comments above, that would appear to have been the interpretation of many and has resulted in very strong anti -Muslim comments, when according to a link supplied Syd H above...the police have NOT IDENTIFIED anyone or stated a Muslim was involved.I would be very happy to sign any petition about any act of abuse and torture but not when the act is blamed on a specific class, sect , race etc....I am Irish and would, justifiably, be extremely angry if this petition read.... "Condemn Irish that....."even if an Irish person were responsible.I would ask that the petition is re-phrased to reflect the KNOWN details.

Terrie Williams (798)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 12:38 pm
Read the does not condemn all Muslims only the perpetrators. That said, I still think it should have just said 'perpetrators' and not 'Muslims". Not all Muslims are like this.
Signed and noted.

Millie O (148)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 1:06 pm
Only their armpits, Elaine? Not, say, maybe their nether region?!! LMAO! You go, girlfriend! LOL!

Millie O (148)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 1:08 pm
Oh, and why stop at fleas? Why not those pesky little 'crustaceans'?!!! lmao.

Clare Gorman (3)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 1:37 pm
disgusting :( signed

Janis K (126)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 1:45 pm
Signed, this is sick appalling and especially inhuman!

Gabriela Baldaia (104)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:10 pm
Thank you ,Crmen and Rosemary, for the forward.
Signed and shared .

SusanAWAY Allen (219)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:14 pm
I signed the petition, however, I agree with others that the word muslim should be left off and for that reason, I chose not to share the petition with others. Christians are every bit as horrendous toward animals. This, to me, is not a religious issue but an issue of animal abuse and torture. It doesn't matter what the religion of the person or persons is. What matters is that someone with such a sick mind is walking about free to torture other animals. I detest all religion and will not come down on the side of any of them. As far as I'm concerned there are tons of christians doing just as outrageous acts as this to animals. Look at the galgos of Spain if you want to see animal abuse and I'm betting all those hunters are christians. The religion simply doesn't matter and should not be a part of this petition.

Had there been absolute proof of who did this, I would have gladly signed and shared a petition to have them arrested and punished to the fullest extent of the law; but religion needs to be left out of this.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:15 pm

S J (130)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:16 pm
done + many more on the site, thanks Carmen

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:16 pm
You cant believe how the crimes against animals get more evil everyday sickening

signed & Noted

Susan G (49)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:27 pm
Done! Thank you Carmen for posting and all for signing

Katya Pavlova (174)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 2:38 pm

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:09 pm
This act should be punished, but its easy to point a finger to religious connotations, but cruelty unfortunately is a human act, it comes from lovelessness. Signed and noted because all cruelty should be investigated and is unacceptable.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:10 pm
I agree, the title should be changed. The word Muslims is not necessary.

. (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:14 pm
signed and noted. Petition should say animal abusers only.

Linda P (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:34 pm
Signed and noted. This is disgraceful what they did to these two innocent victims, they had nothing to do with the issues of the ones that did this. This is heartbreaking for those two precious lives.

Linda Moore (240)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:34 pm
Signed, noted, tweeted. Pretty sure this isn't about Islam.

Ruth C (87)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:35 pm
Signed, thank you Rosemary.

It does not matter what you believe in, no one has the right to commit any cruelty to animals, children, the elderly or anyone else!

Ruth C (87)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:41 pm
Muhammad was saved from an attack of a poisonious snake by a cat.

And is this how they honor one of the generations of the one that save Muhammed? For SHAME!

Aaron Bouchard (158)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:43 pm
signed and noted thanks

Hope W (12)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:43 pm
What is wrong with some people?! I have nothing against muslims, but I have read about the atrocities that happen in many countries were muslim is mainly the religion committed against animals such as pigs, and dogs. I often wonder how anyone can be so cruel, and why? This is horrible!

Roger Hawcroft (39)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 3:46 pm
The speed with which so many people signed this petition in its present abhorrent form, should be of extreme concern to any right minded individual.
Certainly the actions of the perpetrators should be condemned and appropriate penalties enacted. However, to sign this petition as it is written is to ALSO inappropriately and unfairly CONDEMN a RELIGION and its followers. The petition should be withdrawn and re-phrased for every one of you that has signed it, regardless of attempts here to disassociate yourselves from the religious condemnation implied, have in fact supported it.
The petition says what it says. Your commentary here or disassociation from part of it doesn't change that and therefore, by default, all signatories condemn those believers of a faith which is far from a minority one.
The venom of posters such as Jeaneen are entirely unwarranted, unhelpful and indicative either of immense ignorance, mental health issues, or terrible prejudice. They should not be tolerated.

Whilst I applaud Carmen for bringing this atrocity to our attention and I empathise with the horror and disgust felt by all those who care for animals and their welfare, that is NO EXCUSE for signing something which actually goes far beyond expressing those feelings about this action.

I would urge all signatories to this petition to consider carefully what you have done for, far from promoting what I trust would be your goal, ie. to highlight and condemn cruelty to animals, no matter how inadvertently, you have actually abused a whole faith and all those who follow it. - This is more than likely to encourage even more hateful acts, not necessarily to animals but not excluding them, either. Is that really what Carmen sought to do or what those of you who signed want to happen? With very few possible exceptions I would say not.
For that reason, once again, I would urge you, Carmen, to withdraw this position and rewrite it in a fair way that will allow far more people to support your efforts.

Rhonda B (99)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:20 pm
Sick people.I gladly signed.

Dawn M (142)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:23 pm
Signed and noted!! Sicko's!!

. (5)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 4:25 pm

Jordan G (37)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:29 pm
Like everyone here, I'm outraged beyond words at what these specific individuals have done. Indeed, there are no words of condemnation sufficient to decry the heinous nature and depraved sickness of this act.

Nonetheless, condemning "Muslims" as part of a title, no matter how innocently labeled, no matter how unintentional, is an absolute unacceptable use of this site.

I have no sympathy for hate, no room for excusing acts of pure evil. I can recognize all sorts of innocent linguistic slips and get behind their real intent, but this can't stand the way it is.

Let's take the title, change it, re-submit the petition and grab the millions of signatures it deserves. But I can't sign it as is.

Hate will beget more hate; anger more anger. We can only generate more problems by taking this path. Can we possibly justify our actions in support of the real victims here by demonizing an entire people? Isn't that the mind of the mob at its collective worst? Why would I write this this community? Because we know better. And if not us to take the high road, then who?

Sue McGuey (106)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:43 pm
Noted!~ Signed & posted to Facebook!~

Nelson Baker (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:48 pm
Signed petition. Whoever did this cruel and inhumane act, religion aside, are the lowlife of humanity.

Sheila D (28)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 5:51 pm
Noted and signed. It wouldn't matter who these people are; Christians, atheists, or anyone else, they should be in jail for this outrageous act. Noting that they are Muslims is a little racist, as far as I'm concerned, but the act itself is to be condemned. Thanks, Carmen.

Walter F (129)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:37 pm
There appears to be some ambiguity about the religion of this unspeakable bastard. A follower of any religion who is capable of such cruelty is evil incarnate .If there is a hell may this creature and those like him spend eternity there.

Ben B (20)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 6:58 pm
Barbaric behaviour plain and simple. Marking one's territory is canine behaviour, what does this indicate about the perpetrator(s), regardless of ethnicity or religious beliefs, of such atrocities? The behaviour obviously is the product of a very disturbed mind, the person(s) responsible need immediate psychiatric intervention, assessment and treatment.

Ruth Ann W (198)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:07 pm
Listen, there is lowlife scum in every stripe ,color, religion, race...if the person is of the human species we will find this horrific behavior or things like it. The people who perpetrated this act, to me, is subhuman and whatever their reason or religion, they belong in some place where they can never do this again. As someone said on Care2...let us at them! Ben B, you are very kind. You may well be right but before they can be helped, they must be caught and stopped. And locked in a room with me. They will know what helpless feels like and quickly.

Jordan G (37)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:27 pm
Please consider signing this version. Give whomever you wish the full credit they deserve:

Condemn and Prosecute the People who Crucified a Dog and Cat in Malta

Christine Stewart (134)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:29 pm
Hideous. signed.

Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:41 pm
N & S. Thanks Carmen

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 7:57 pm
Signed, thanks Carmen.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 8:00 pm
Signed Jordan's too.

Kathleen R (192)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 8:14 pm
Signed petition also Jordan's too. I don't care what religion this person is. I just want him punished severely. Stop the cruelty.

Jeanne R (1203)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 8:51 pm
Sadly, signed and noted. SICK!

Millie O (148)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 9:19 pm
Signed Jordan's petition. It only has 14 signatures, and needs 1,000. I hope many more will sign!

Marie W (67)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 9:45 pm

Suzanne L (99)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 9:53 pm
I noted and signed this petition, but with some reservation.

I thank Carmen for posting a petition to punish those who have committed these hideous crimes and Rosemary for sharing with me, but like Roger H., Jordan G., Terrie W., Vicky P. and others I would prefer that it was aimed at the perpetrators of the crime without labelling when there appears to be no concrete evidence to support that the perpetrators are in fact Muslim.

I went to The Bare Naked Islam site where the article about the crucified dog and cat is featured. Appearing on the same page is another picture of a crucified Chihuahua, also attributed to a Muslim who is standing with the deceased animal. In fact, this picture was featured on Care2 a few months ago with a petition to punish the man in the picture who was clearly identified as a Mexican at that time.

I am on this site because I care deeply for animals and their welfare, but I would hope we do not start to develop some kind of KKK mentality toward any group, and where facts are of no importance.

Lily A (113)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 10:04 pm
sick bastards

fly bird (26)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 10:08 pm
signed Jordan's petition. I agree with Jordan, Syd and Roger, amongst others here.

fly bird (26)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 10:12 pm
Thanks for the links Syd, and comments, Roger.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 10:14 pm
Noted & Signed

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 10:26 pm
Thank you! (s, n, p, t)

. (7)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 10:44 pm
Too horrible for words, just sadness. Previously signed, thanks Carmen.

Roger Hawcroft (39)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 10:58 pm
Well, I have to say that finding so many members of a supposedly caring community, willing to demonise a religious group, completely unjustifiably, leaves me very sad and disappointed. It would be so easily done for this petition to have been withdrawn and resubmitted in an acceptable way. Instead, Care2 is brought into disrepute by hosting it in this form and the cause itself is damaged because credible authorities will not be party to prejudiced language of this sort. In addition, there are many principled individuals who are very willing fighters for animal welfare but whose support will be lost because they cannot, in reasonable conscience subscribe to the unwarranted attack on a whole religious group.

That the instigators of this petition care deeply for animal welfare I have no doubt. However, their stubborn refusal to reword this petition suggests to me that they are very confused about what caring and compassion means, or that they are indeed prejudiced against Muslims and intended the implied slight in the title they used.

All of those who have signed should rethink their actions for they are all culpable and have made a mockery of all that Care2 is intended to facilitate. Such behaviour is one of the factors that contributes towards senseless violence such as this petition purports to be abhorrent. One wonders, however, whether this is more vengeful grandstanding than genuine caring. I ask you one last time to withdraw and reword this petition.

Roger Hawcroft (39)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:07 pm
Thank you Jordan, for your initiative.

Laurie H (817)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:25 pm
Signed w/ comments & shared with a very heavy heart~~~~ So Sick, So EVIL!!!!!!! Thanks Carmen & Sara for sending~~~

Helga Ganguly (138)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:32 pm
WAIT. STOP. HOLD IT RIGHT NOW. I GET THE MALTA NEWS No where did it say ANYTHING about the man who did this being a MUSLIM so take your hatred and stuff it back in your very own sick skulls. It said specifics about the letters and that he whined about the female in his life and blamed every one but himself. RELIGION was not mentioned. I read the complete article today.

Ana MESNER (201)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:50 pm

Helga Ganguly (138)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:52 pm

This is the address for the actual complete updated article from today's Malta News.It clearly states that this man left notes addressed to St.Phillip inside the carcass of the cat .It names several other names.
For those of you who are drawing religious conclusions from the cross,this only proves that Christians tend to be fan attics. It proves nothing about Muslims whatsoever.
Good grief. I was just writing to my children what a balanced group Care 2 was and this came up.
I think I'll crawl back to my Jewish Hindu screw you cave of agony and leave you all to your prejudices.

Shirley S (187)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 12:11 am
Noted & signed in sheer disgust at whomever committed the atrocity.

. (0)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 12:14 am
#2.111 signed and noted - thank you Carmen and also to Sara for the fw

Connie Palladini (102)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 1:15 am
Signed & Noted!!

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 1:52 am
I cannot sign this petition in the form it is written. I cannot see how one can condemn Muslims for this heinous act of cruelty and barbarity.I have several Muslim friends who have expressed horror that they should be blamed for this.One has even told me that they would never succumb to using such a cruel method of marking out their territory.He further questioned was it not perpetrated by a demented Christian or satanist .I will wait to see the proof before I sign.In the meantime it needs to be re-phrased.

Sunday February 9, 2014, 2:08 am
Thank you!

Syd H (48)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 2:49 am

You know this is worse than the acts themselves because this is using those animals to foment hate against an entire people when there is absolutely no connection other than here, on the petition and on hate sites.

Congratulations on being so successful with your hate campaign. I hope you can live with the consequences when an innocent is hurt just because s/he is Muslim and violence is committed on her/him for no other reason than the hate you've manufactured out of nothing. You'll reap what you've sowed.


Danuta W (1250)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 3:16 am

Panchali Yapa (26)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 3:27 am

kate K (481)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 4:32 am
noted signed and shared :(

Abdessalam Diab (145)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 4:50 am
As it has not been proven that this crime has anything to do with Muslims. Let us all condemn this crime and whoever did it. Sign this petition instead. THANKS JORDAN FOR THE LINK.

Condemn and Prosecute the People who Crucified a Dog and Cat in Malta

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 5:23 am
Carmen, I don't think this has anything to do with Muslims, this is the work of a very sick mind.

Kindly read the full report here:

Abdessalam Diab (145)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 5:29 am
Condemn and Prosecute the People Who Crucified a Dog and Cat in Malta

World (tags: animalcruelty, dogs, cats, killed, hatred )

- 1 minute ago -

There is a hatred petition which accuses Muslims in Malta of crucifying a dog and a cat without evidence. let us condemn this crime and whoever did it.

Jordan G (37)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 5:32 am
There's an alternative mirror petition which accomplishes multiple purposes. First, we should recognize Carmen and express the profound appreciation we all feel for her bringing this to everyone's attention. Without Carmen we don't even get to have this debate or know about this atrocity.

Next, there's another petition for the same purpose, listed as started by "Anonymous" so as not to be seen as attempting to steal someone else's good works of bringing this to the Community's attention.


By way of disclosure, I started it, but only because Carmen brought it to my attention, too. It's listed as being posted by "Anonymous" because it's not about us -- it's about the horror we are trying to stop. I don't know Carmen, but I bet she, too, only cares that the Community accomplish its goal of stamping out animal cruelty.

Few in the Community (or the world at large) have escaped the impact of the horrific deeds of others, which often occur by the worst individuals among particular and very specific groups; however, branding an entire population, an entire people, race, religion, nationality, etc., is not going to get us toward the goal of eliminating animal cruelty or world peace or other lofty goals.

Save two worlds: the animals and our own. Sadly, we often forget that they are actually only one.

Carlene V (202)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 5:44 am
Signed today. No matter what religion or no religion, this was a sick and evil thing to do.

Syd H (48)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 7:14 am

Please people, stop signing a petition that uses these poor animals as a vehicle of hate. If you do care then sign the alternative petition that does not specify a specific religion that in fact is not known or even likely given all the real facts in Malta (and the authorities in Malta are indeed just as eager to solve this as everyone else).

By signing this petition that condemns Muslims you are complicit in hate even if you say you don't care what religion is involved. Examine that.

Sign & note the other petition, not this one.

Evelyn B (62)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 7:16 am
This does not prove that the perpetrator was muslim - racist slant.
You don't see "Christian" tagged about the menu offering mountai lion in South Dakota, so why flag Muslim here?
Perpetrator should be punished, definitely; his religion is irrelevant and, at this stage, not even known for sure.

Gail Ring (89)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 7:44 am
these sick bastards.. mocking the one and only true one Jesus.. may God repay them for their evil cruelty as well.. and knowing that God is not a God that will be mocked.. may they fall into his hands and see how terrifying it is....

Rehana V (0)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 7:51 am

Gloria p (304)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 7:58 am

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 8:16 am

Caroline S (78)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 8:58 am
Please reword this petition...

Evelyn B (79)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 9:06 am
Noted AND SIGNED Tks. I Don't give a damn about religion, it's what they did to the animals that make me sick, The Bastards should be hung by the nuts...cause I can think of a lot worse do this to innocent animals...

Jordan G (37)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 9:09 am
For the same petition without referencing any religion, see: .

Thanks to Carmen for bringing this nightmare to everyone's attention.

Jordan G (37)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 9:10 am
OK, let's try that again ... I don't know how the link disappeared, but here it is:

Tiina Toomik (0)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 9:39 am
The perpetrators must be found and punished. No matter what religion.
Impossible to understand that there are such people in the world that can do this.

fly bird (26)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 9:43 am

June Bostock (50)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 9:47 am
The sick people that committed these atrocities should receive the same treatment they gave those poor animals.

Mireille Picron (46)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 10:51 am

James N (31)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 11:09 am
It won't let me sign it. Maybe a problem with my Java. But noted anyway.

Michael A (28)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 11:32 am

Alison A (244)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 11:50 am
Signed and noted, thanks Carmen.

cynthia l (207)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 12:14 pm
whomever did this needs to be stopped

Past Member (0)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 12:15 pm
Further info on this case.

Emma S (239)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 12:51 pm
Thanks, Carmen, for bringing this to our attention. I did sign, but with unease over the inflammatory title - and when I read in the body of the petition that there's no evidence of the perpetrator's religion, I rather wished I hadn't signed. (Even if it was a fact that the crime was committed by a Muslim, I'm not sure of the advantage of specifying a wrongdoer's religion.)

I also signed Jordan's petition, which sticks to what is known, rather than conjecture:

elderberry C (47)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 12:59 pm
"Did anyone take the time to notice that said animals were crucified upside down? That is an important fact as it could indicate occult practice of the dark kind. " Thanks Michael well observed.....

I signed the other petition

Valerie H (133)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 1:10 pm
===========Absolute MONSTERS==========

Thank you - signed!

Liz AWAY G (72)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 1:17 pm
Noted in tears and signed.Heartbreaking to think of this innocent cat and dogs cruel death,whoever committed this horrific act needs severe punishment,so very sad,all animals just want to be loved and cared for and to know kindness,unimaginable cruelty!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Rest In Peace sweet little ones your suffering is now over,bless you both for all that you endured in this world!!! Thank you.

Amy L (112)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 1:21 pm
I agree the religious label should be left out of the article unless they're implying that Muslims murdered these animals as a way to start a huge fight with Christians. However it is not fair to imply this towards a group of people as it may not be the case at all - that only misleads and incenses the public. Like others have said - it could be an insane person who is a ritualistic killer and this is part of their M.O. It could be anyone for any motive. But the bottom line is that animals are being murdered and displayed in a really disgusting way. They need to catch this person, flog them in the streets and thrown them in prison.

samantha l (0)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 1:23 pm
Signed! Heart breaking.

Betty Kelly (4)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 1:26 pm
The people involved in this atrocious act must be prosecuted.

elderberry C (47)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 2:33 pm
Comments from Malta...
Mjr Xkmo' · President at Terra Di Mezzo (TDM) 2000 Malta

Ive been living in Malta for nearly 40 years so let me 'enlighten' you! All the evidence gathered by the Maltese police (and made public for transparency and cooperation) is pointing towards a personal tiff between two people, maybe a group of people; but probably Maltese. Plus I don't think that the examples of crucifixion you are illustrating are exact cause Muslims don't usually hang their crucifixions upside down. Please get your information right before starting a petition. Here let me help you! If you had a just cause I would have definitely contributed; So all of you signing this petition inform yourselves too!

Reply · 2 ·

· Yesterday at 11:23am

elderberry C (47)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 2:36 pm
More comments from Malta on yousign

Christine X Xuereb · Sliema, Malta

And you know this from the other end of the world? All of us Maltese here are telling you no one made any link to Muslims except for the hater that started this petition!!

· Yesterday at 2:23pm
Christine X Xuereb · Sliema, Malta
Read.... latest news on the issue. Where does it indicate person being a Muslim

fly bird (26)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 3:39 pm
Thanks for more updates. Obvious, the facts are not in, and the title of the petition is unreliable.

Amanda S (6)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 7:30 pm
No matter who did it, they need to be found and hung themselves. Maltese people don't think it was religiously motivated, but rather the sadistic shenanigans of one of their own locals. Either way, the perpetrator needs to be hunted down and made to suffer to death.

Esther Z (94)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 7:39 pm
Noted, but not signed. I'd willingly sign a petition that focuses on the perpetrator's act of cruelty and not their religion. You don't have to be a Muslim to be crazy.....

pam w (139)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 8:27 pm
This is one of those days I passionately wish karma were true!

Millie O (148)
Sunday February 9, 2014, 8:57 pm
@Pam W. You and me both! "Oh, Karma, do your thing"! Every animal abuser should have to be made to endure the same exact abuse they inflicted on our beautiful pets of this world. End of story.

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Monday February 10, 2014, 12:44 am
noted and signed

Alan Lambert (91)
Monday February 10, 2014, 1:07 am
Signed and noted

Sheryl G (360)
Monday February 10, 2014, 8:14 am
I HIGHLY suggest.....that everyone, before signing this Petition read the well thought out and spoken words of both Syd H and Roger Hawcroft.

One can't be an activist and throw others under the bus by their doing so. Condemn the action certainly but do not add a signature to such a petition that fuels fires and hatred based solely upon belonging to one group or another. It would be wrong to say Christians, or gays, or black men did would appear racist or bigoted and rightly so.

There are many links on here to a more proper petition. Please sign there.


Süheyla C (234)
Monday February 10, 2014, 10:02 pm
Sicks, Peoplesss,sipasticss
I'm not sure. I could not find my signature. But it said the following.

We have collected 3.611 signatures. Can you help us reach 4.500 signatures? Your signature was added to the petition!

Süheyla C (234)
Monday February 10, 2014, 10:04 pm
at the with sign Facebook, my name is TC Yaren Caliskan

Jocelyn Koopmann (57)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 4:15 am
I noted, Rosemary sent me a message so I came to sign thinking how terrible it was to see the photo of the dog nailed to a cross up-side down. I posted this on Face Book. Then as I was reading both sides of the comments I hide the post I did on Face Book. I agree now with some comments here its not 100% clear who did this. Please let me know & then I will continue. Thank you Carmen.

. (0)
Tuesday February 11, 2014, 3:56 pm
TY Carmen. Signed with comment. These bastards should be crucified in turn regardless of what religion they are

Sara Williams (8)
Wednesday February 12, 2014, 12:10 pm
I try to sign, but with no facebook I try to click on the 'sign by hand' button but it never does anything for me on this site.

. (0)
Sunday February 16, 2014, 5:03 am
N+S. Thanks Carmen!

Jason Green (235)
Sunday February 16, 2014, 7:26 am
Jason J Green, your signature was added to the petition!


Helga Kordjukova (161)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 10:40 am
Signed. Thanks for sharing.

Yvonne F (181)
Thursday February 27, 2014, 5:48 am
So signed!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I don't care who has done this horrible act, I just want it to be stopped so no more cats and dogs need to be victims to this horror. All religions and nations have these kind of people. That does not mean that all people within any religion do horrible acts.
Thanks Carmen

Laura B (3)
Sunday April 27, 2014, 10:42 pm
To all of you who are defending muslims... muslims hate dogs. Anyone whi defends these people is just as sick as they are

nancy albert (0)
Sunday September 21, 2014, 7:31 pm
This petition needs to be removed and the author needs to send an apology and correction to everyone that signed it. The guilty party was found , and he IS NOT A MUSLIM. His name is Nicholas Grech, and he was declared innocent by reason of INSANITY.
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