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Up to 100 huskies massacred by Outdoor Adventures Whistler

February 1, 2011
dog sled / huskies

Husky dog sled: Image by Feuillu via Flickr

Outdoor Adventures Whistler (ph.604 932 0647) ordered the massacre of up to 100 huskies when their business dipped after the Winter Olymics.

Barbarism takes many forms and is not confined to the Balkans or the Middle East or Afghanistan or Africa. It is also found in British Columbia.

UPI reports:

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 31 (UPI) — A dogsled tour company in British Columbia is accused of killing 100 dogs when its business faded after the Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

Vancouver radio station CKNW said documents from WorkSafeBC, the provincial occupational health agency, show an employee of Outdoor Adventures Whistler got compensation for post-traumatic stress disorder after allegedly being made to kill the dogs.

The radio station reported the dogs were shot or had their throats cut, and were buried in a mass grave.

Read more: http://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2011/01/31/Sled-operator-accused-of-killing-100-dogs/UPI-47971296497350/#ixzz1Ch1K4uQo 


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