22 Oct '11, 12am

Exotic Animals Freed, Then Killed in Ohio | Care2 Healthy Living

Exotic Animals Freed, Then Killed in Ohio | Care2 Healthy Living

I hurt for these poor animals that faced terrible death. How this man - stupid, ignorant, and greedy - was ever allowed to buy and keep all these animals, with his background, is something that will haunt Ohio officials for a long time. With many exotic species of animals becoming extinct, this is one tragedy that was entirely preventable. The ban on the purchase of exotic animals must be enacted countrywide. Although many organizations and individuals' efforts protect animals, evidently it isn't a government priority. It appears greedy politicians are more concerned with putting money in their pockets than protecting either this country's people or illegal activities, like buying exotic animals. When exotics are all extinct, they will shake their heads and say, "Gee, I wonder how this happened?" when all the time they had it in their power to prevent. Blame the police for...

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