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12/18/15 Dogs in URGENT NEED of Help

This is so important for precious animals, especially misjudged dogs whom can’t speak for themselves. Please share; this is urgent… Information on each dog in picture is below the photo on each dog. This is a retweet, links will take you to info on the dog rights facebook page… STOP THE KILLING!!!!

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CRITICAL!! These are the long timers at Cleveland County Animal Control in Shelby, NC. There are many bully faces in the mix, and most are dog friendly! The shelter has remained pretty much at capacity all week and these dogs could be the next lives lost if they euthanize for space. Please visit individual threads to learn more about each pup, leave your pledge promises there, and then SHARE everywhere!!! Help save these precious dogs before it’s too late!  (Info on these dogs below; PLEASE HELP!)
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Police Shoot Harmless Dog, Trespass, and Leave Owner Traumatized

“video surveillance footage from the Green family residence revealed the absence of any charging, lunging or showing of teeth by the dog Grady and instead showed the dog Grady seeking ‘greater distance between the officer and himself,’ displaying ‘calming [body] signals’ by ‘looking away from the officers and showing his [Grady’s] flank,’ and moving in a ‘trot.'” (Brackets in complaint.)

(Yes, this is relevant). I had my precious best friend, a dog, for 15, almost 16 years. Since the age of 6, she has been my best friend, she loved no one but me- a trait only she had and to a traumatized child that was vital. As I grew up she stayed the only loyal being, I grieve her still. I wear her collar on my wrist (she’s a chihuahua) and think of her daily. I now have another chihuahua whom is precious to me. To see them or any animal hurt like this breaks my heart, but when it’s your dog, the pain would be more than traumatic. Had this been me and my dogs, especially my best friend, I think I would have had a breakdown for she was all I had.

People who don’t know the love and emotional bond between animals and humans I have pity for. Maybe you aren’t as obsessed with your dog or animal but feel it’s part of your family.

Now, how would you feel if he/she was calmly sitting on your porch watching the world and minding its business, only to be shot…on purpose…by a cop?

In the Chicago suburb of South Holland that’s exactly what happened; with video footage to prove the dogs innocence. What happened? Why does this matter? Surely a cop wouldn’t unjustly kill an innocent family dog…

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