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Clubbed to death, stamped on or left to die from starvation


That is how Australia deals with 1.3 million joeys every year after their mothers are shot for their meat or skin. They are the by-products of the greatest massacre of wild animals in the world.

Excerpt from New York Journalist Jeff Simmermons blog Iam not Lying

[i]Female kangaroos, pose their own problems. Although easier to lift than male ‘roos or “boomers,” the does are often pregnant. And in those cases, the only humane thing to do for the joeys that can’t survive outside the pouch is to kill them on the spot, quickly and decisively. It can be an emotional challenge. Even for Craig, who acce

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Added: Aug-24-2011 Occurred On: Aug-24-2011
By: Outback
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Tags: Australia, kangaroos, hunting, shooting, killing
Location: Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia (load item map)
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  • All of you, all around the world, so sadly, can provide far too many examples of our inhumanity to other living things in your local culture.

    We exist in a kill-to-live ecosystem-- I have no problem with that. But this fact should make the UNNECESSARY killing even that much more apparent. This fact should make the ignorance of UNNECESSARY cruelty even that much more inexcusable.

    Only the insufferably egomaniacal would put forth that 'other life' on this planet exists at our whim. ALL life is p More..

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  • wtf is wrong with people. i love how commonwealthers call killing animals "dispatching". nice double speak.

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  • Kodus to you mate , all i ever hear is how much of a pest they are finally info from someone who knows Thanx

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  • What about spraying ant spray and killing hundreds, or even thousands of ants in a single pass? Are the ants lives worth any less than a kangaroo's, or a human's?

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    • @leadfoot88 Fuck ants..little bastards are crawling all over my house. same with flies goddammit, 'scuse me while i attempt to kill this quick lil fucker.

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  • What about the Canadians who club baby seals and then skin them alive for the pelts?

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