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Gunman Sought After Seals Found Shot in Shetlands


Animals  (tags: seals slaughtered, AnimalCruelty, shot and killed )

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- 3289 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Three of the six dead common seals found washed up along the shore had gunshot wounds to the head, say animal welfare officials



   

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Carol H (40)
Wednesday June 16, 2010, 7:12 pm
You know, I could understand if you were hungry, but a "thrill kill" NO. And they're endangered to boot. I REALLY hope they catch the person(s) responsible and punish them.
 

Bev B (1)
Wednesday June 16, 2010, 8:12 pm
Sea Shepherd has a ``Be an Eco-spy`` program. There are cash rewards for 4 different areas. One of them is for killing seals in Scotland. If anyone has information leading to an arrest, please contact Sea Shepherd.
 

MeowFoul B (191)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 1:00 am
this winds me up no end, where has the compassion gone.
 

Jo C (6)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 1:28 am
This makes me so angry. The fishermen hate the seals because they have the nerve to eat a few of the fish that they want to catch. It doesn't seem to get through their ignorant, thick heads that the seals have more right to them than they do. They are the ones encroaching on the seals habitat.
 

Susan A (14)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 1:46 am
Disgraceful and pathetic bastards. Want to shoot? Use a camera or a tin can, not animals, who struggle hard enough to exist anyway. TY Lone
 

Linda Mills (104)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 2:11 am
what kind of sick, depraved, asshole does something like this?
 

SANDRA R (145)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 2:37 am
Stupid sick disgusting bastards!!!
 

Thomas C (116)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 3:57 am
It is likely tha some disgruntled fisherman, who should know better, has killed these animals blaming them for damaging the fish stocks!
 

Darlene Therrien (161)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 4:08 am
I agree with all the above
 

Mike K (1)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 7:31 am
horrible
 

Sunny k (47)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 8:54 am
Every time I hear news about cruel killing seals..my heart beats fast and collaps. It's really painful to me~ I really don't want people to hurt seals any more~why...is people cruel with seals.. why do they hate them??
they are sweet animals~ very sweet and cute!! I really love them! how can we tell teach people not hurt them any more..may be our Lord can help them~It's really time to stop this! REALLY........
 

T Zabel (74)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 9:07 am
I am sick of people killing our animals
 

Natalia B (14)
Thursday June 17, 2010, 9:50 am
I'm speechless, it's a horror! :(
 

chris R (3)
Friday June 18, 2010, 7:21 am
we certainly have some sickos in this world
 
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