Start A Petition

Escaped Pack of Wolves Killed in Sweden


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wolves, shot and killed, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 3476 days ago - upi.com
A spokesman for a wildlife park near Horby, Sweden, said a pack of wolves was shot and killed after escaping from their sanctuary.



   

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

Comments

Barb K (1678)
Sunday January 10, 2010, 5:37 pm
Makes me so angry to hear this...poor babies. Thnx Cher, sadly noted...
 

Pat B (354)
Sunday January 10, 2010, 6:08 pm
My gawd, could they have not used loud noises to get them to go back to the sanctuary? To shoot all of them is so sad. People need to work with animals such as these, not KILL them. And what of the dens and the pups left behind? OMG! So sad!
 

Margaret Esposito (92)
Sunday January 10, 2010, 9:51 pm
Wolves killed because of human negligence once again! Too infuriating for words!! I'm not even sure that I believe that the wolves tore down the fence.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday January 10, 2010, 10:42 pm
tell me something

WHY
 

Hinhanni Wicahpi (28)
Monday January 11, 2010, 2:36 am
I'm having trouble believing those darling wolves tore down the fence too. Why would they suddenly do that? As for 'having' to kill them, that's inexcusable. Have they not heard of tranquilizer darts? If wild animals are going to be kept in captivity (don't get me started on that subject) then those responsible should be just that - RESPONSIBLE, which means taking adequate precautions to prevent this kind of thing happening.
They think it's great having wild animals held in captivity for human enjoyment and for the money they generate but they don't hesitate to kill the poor creatures who had no choice at being captives.
This is sickening behaviour from human intervention - AGAIN!!!
 

Arild Warud (174)
Monday January 11, 2010, 2:43 am
I can just agree with Hinhanni here. Shame on you Sweden.
 

gerlinde p (161)
Monday January 11, 2010, 9:24 am
very sad.
 

MmAway M (520)
Tuesday January 12, 2010, 4:05 pm
NO words!!!!!!!!!!
 
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





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

New to Care2? Start Here.