Working Animals Face "Firing Squad" in Developing Countries
JANUARY 6, 2009
No, their suffering will be far more drawn out. Humar, pictured on the right, is just one animal to have suffered this traditional, yet ineffective treatment, to horrifying effect. For many years, Humar had carried heavy loads for his owner and was now suffering from arthritis. Like many poor people in Morocco, Humar’s owner had little chance of being able to afford a vet – or even find one close by. His suffering didn’t stop there. Horrible story.