On September 2nd, hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Dhaka, Bangladesh, after the government began relocating stray dogs to a waste disposal site/landfill. The activists say that the dogs will starve to death there and that up to 30,000 dogs could be affected if this policy continues. It is already illegal to kill or relocate street dogs in Dhaka. Ideally, stray dogs should all be spayed or neutered, vaccinated, and placed in permanent, loving homes. When that is n
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Public officials on the island of Guam in the Pacific want to allow local hunters to shoot to death, stray dogs ... the same way they allow the hunting of wild pigs during an annual derby. Making matters worse, helpless homeless dogs on the street are in danger of dying from diseases, or even from human cruelty. At a recent meeting, government officials discussed allowing hunters to shoot homeless dogs, as a means of population control -- because the number of stray dogs cont