In Georgia on Tuesday, police uncovered a dog-fighting training facility. One individual has been charged with dog fighting and cruelty to animals.
An Examiner.com piece reports a group of prison inmates was clearing brush in the wooded area and found a cooler with the remains of a dog inside. When officers raided the site, they found cages, chains, a treadmill, vitamins and steroids with used syringes.
AND – way over in New Zealand, it is the same-old, same-old, sad-old story, when it comes to greyhound racing.
A 3News story includes the following: “” The 60 Minutes investigation found the track isn’t the biggest killer – it’s the dog trainers themselves. Up to 1000 are euthanised every year once they’re no longer fast enough to race and win. “”