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Brazilian vessel looses half 5.000 cattle on board and has no port to dock

Wednesday, March 14th 2012 - 23:52 UTC
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An animal welfare disaster resulting in the death of more than half the 5.000 cattle on board a Brazilian-owned live export ship bound for Egypt over the past fortnight has prompted renewed calls to ban the industry. Read full article


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  • Idlehands

    This is simply a disgrace. There's not much more you can say about it.

    Mar 15th, 2012 - 11:14 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    @1 Other than it is all down to the stupid requirement of Halal slaughter where the poor thing has to have its throat cut while it is alive and sensient.

    I personally wish that all muslim extremists were treated to the same fate as soon as possible, together with their financiers.

    That would soon end terrorism in the west.

    Mar 15th, 2012 - 05:15 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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