RSPCA Killing Healthy/Treatable Pets with Bolt Guns and Bullets
Gimmie Shelter- but look up the definition first!
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in the UK reportedly killed 53,000 animals in 2011, many of them healthy or treatable. The RSPCA’s 44% kill rate can not be blamed on an open admission status:
In 2009, the RSPCA, which is one of Britain’s biggest charities and receives £120 million a year in donations, stopped accepting stray animals and unwanted pets.
While the number of animals being adopted to new homes by the RSPCA has fallen, the number of convictions against pet owners has risen by 20%. Critics claim that the organization’s focus on securing convictions has led to the drop in animals being adopted out as well as thug tactics against pet owners:
[In 2011], spinster Georgina Langley, 67, of West Hougham, Kent, was raided at her home by the RSPCA and had five of her 13 cats put down.
The charity prosecuted her for neglect, but Mr Smith…
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