Saturday, 12 January 2013

The Daily mail and the Ramsgate sheep massacre




Sorry I haven’t had time to produce a detailed post about this, busy day in my bookshop followed by cooking a large meal.


I have spoken to a few people since my last post on this subject, see http://thanetonline.blogspot.co.uk/2013/01/no-news-is-good-news-from-animal.html there seems to be some fairly odd feelings about the RSPCA apparently based on personal experiences and rightly or wrongly, there is a definite perception that the charity’s prime objectives are to destroy animals and prosecute owners. 

As I said in the previous article I have no experience of the RSPCA in action and haven’t owned an animal for years, but there is a definite public perception that calling the RSPCA about a little old lady and an underfed cat, will result in a dead cat and little old lady in court.

I certainly don’t know the ins and outs of this, but don’t think this is a good public perception for the UKs main animal welfare charity to have.      

3 comments:

  1. Surely it is down to TDC as the owner of the port that they have proper facilities for any cargo shipped through the port ?

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  2. According to the press there seems to be several questions. Why were the animals unloaded when there were no facilities? Why were they put in a pen with an open drain that some fell into and drowned? What was the RSPCA involvement when it is DEFRA who are responsible? and, isn't the RSPCA a political lobying organisation. Perhaps Michelle Fenner would explain.

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  3. The RSPCA have lost all credibility, they should answer the question...How many animals (healthy) do they 'put down' . Then ask the 'Dogs Trust' how many do they put down?. The RSPCA are a front for animal euthanasia

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