HomeFairfax General ForumArrest/Ticket SearchWiki newPictures/VideosChatArticlesLinksAbout
Off-Topic :  Fairfax Underground fairfax underground logo
Welcome to Fairfax Underground, a project site designed to improve communication among residents of Fairfax County, VA. Feel free to post anything Northern Virginia residents would find interesting.
PETA killed 90% of cats and dogs at VA facility
Posted by: Fido ()
Date: March 21, 2013 04:02PM

PETA killed more than 1,600 cats and dogs at its Virginia headquarters last year - almost 90% of the animals handed over to the charity's American shelter
By KATIE DAVIES

PUBLISHED: 15:57 EST, 20 March 2013 | UPDATED: 20:01 EST, 20 March 2013

Comments (206)
Share

Animal rights charity PETA killed almost 90 per cent of dogs and cats placed in the care of the shelter at its Virginia headquarters last year, it has been revealed today.

The charity, well-known for attention grabbing publicity campaigns such as the 'I'd rather go naked' anti-fur campaign, euthanized 1,647 cats and dogs last year and only placed 19 in new homes according to the data submitted to the Virginia Department for Agriculture and Consumer Services.

PETA told Mail Online that the animals they take in at the center are 'unadoptable', however 89.4 per cent of pets is much higher than their own approximation that half of animals taken to shelters end up being euthanized.

According to the statistics 1,110 cats and 733 dogs were handed in to the charity in 2012.

22 cats and 108 dogs were transferred to another shelter, two cats and three dogs were reclaimed by their owner while 1,045 cats and 602 dogs were euthanized.

34 cats and 7 dogs were placed under a category entitled 'Miscellaneous'.

Options: ReplyQuote
Re: PETA killed 90% of cats and dogs at VA facility
Posted by: fugid... ()
Date: March 21, 2013 09:08PM

It's probably worth nothing that in 2012, PETA employees in a Maryland shelter are known to have killed at least four cats and a dog on various dates in April and October of that year as part of a little known christian ritual wherein the animals were offered to God limb by limb. The animals ultimately perished from blood loss at which point PETA staff cooked their flesh, stuffed it into pita bread, and consumed these vulgar sandwiches while wearing fur coats (obtained by making false claims of ownership from a nearby municipal lost-and-found) and dancing around a large fire fueled by diesel, styrene plastic, and old phone books stolen from a recycling center.

Options: ReplyQuote
Re: PETA killed 90% of cats and dogs at VA facility
Posted by: Priapus ()
Date: March 21, 2013 09:18PM

fugid... Wrote:
-------------------------------------------------------
> It's probably worth nothing that in 2012, PETA
> employees in a Maryland shelter are known to have
> killed at least four cats and a dog on various
> dates in April and October of that year as part of
> a little known christian ritual wherein the
> animals were offered to God limb by limb. The
> animals ultimately perished from blood loss at
> which point PETA staff cooked their flesh, stuffed
> it into pita bread, and consumed these vulgar
> sandwiches while wearing fur coats (obtained by
> making false claims of ownership from a nearby
> municipal lost-and-found) and dancing around a
> large fire fueled by diesel, styrene plastic, and
> old phone books stolen from a recycling center.


Wow. i'm taking Fluffy there tonite. Sounds like fun.

Options: ReplyQuote
Re: PETA killed 90% of cats and dogs at VA facility
Posted by: Priapus ()
Date: March 21, 2013 09:20PM


Options: ReplyQuote
Re: PETA killed 90% of cats and dogs at VA facility
Posted by: itchy ()
Date: March 21, 2013 09:25PM

People Eating Tasty Animals

Options: ReplyQuote
Re: PETA killed 90% of cats and dogs at VA facility
Posted by: Yummm ()
Date: March 21, 2013 09:50PM

Priapus Wrote:
-------------------------------------------------------
> dog stew
>
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7NTXoO00phw


obama_thumbsup.jpg

Options: ReplyQuote
Re: PETA killed 90% of cats and dogs at VA facility
Posted by: 95 ()
Date: March 21, 2013 11:24PM

179058_561950570502274_1555130_n.jpg

Options: ReplyQuote


Your Name: 
Your Email (Optional): 
Subject: 
Attach a file
  • No file can be larger than 75 MB
  • All files together cannot be larger than 300 MB
  • 30 more file(s) can be attached to this message
Spam prevention:
Please, enter the code that you see below in the input field. This is for blocking bots that try to post this form automatically.
 ********   **     **  ********   ********  ********  
 **     **  ***   ***  **     **     **     **     ** 
 **     **  **** ****  **     **     **     **     ** 
 ********   ** *** **  **     **     **     **     ** 
 **         **     **  **     **     **     **     ** 
 **         **     **  **     **     **     **     ** 
 **         **     **  ********      **     ********  
This forum powered by Phorum.