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ACTION ALERT: Tell the U.S. Census to Stop Promoting the Iditarod Race !!


Animals  (tags: sled dogs, abused, mistreated, evidence, iditarod, us census )

Simone
- 3409 days ago - change.org
Dear friends, KTVA-TV in Alaska recently reported that - unbelievably - the U.S. Census Bureau is sponsoring a musher in the 2010 Iditarod. Please tell the Census director, Robert Groves, that tax dollars should not be used to sponsor a musher in this



   

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Past Member (0)
Sunday March 21, 2010, 12:11 pm
it's a long enduring race, and those dogs do get hurt, and THEY DON"T HAVE A CHOICE... they go about 1,000 miles, averaging 12 days, 16 dogs per sled, total about 1,000 dogs... Poor Pups :(
 

. (0)
Sunday March 21, 2010, 12:21 pm
Not a great activity----we need to stop this---now!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday March 21, 2010, 12:23 pm
I'm not sure that a Government agency is allowed to directly promote anything , but it doesn't prevent contractors they use to do so... maybe that's where the connection is...
 

Kari D (192)
Sunday March 21, 2010, 1:05 pm
signed
 

Annie Cowling (116)
Sunday March 21, 2010, 3:07 pm
signed, thank-you so much Simone
 

Mervi R (74)
Monday March 22, 2010, 1:14 pm
Noted, signed.
 

clare h (38)
Tuesday March 23, 2010, 1:43 am
Noted and signed thanks Simone
 

Tierney G (381)
Tuesday March 23, 2010, 8:49 am
Signed thanks Simone
 

liz c (827)
Tuesday March 23, 2010, 5:28 pm
It is all done for money. I dont understand how anyone can find this event interesting. Animals were not put here for us to watch them work. I would love to see an end to this barbaric race. Thank you Simone.
 

Animae C (508)
Sunday March 12, 2017, 5:19 pm
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