Police right now (Thursday, August 17) discovered 72 slaughtered dogs in a truck concerned in an accident within the city of Imus, Cavite.
According to a report on GMA News, the driving force of the pick-up fled after colliding with a automotive on the General Aguinaldo Highway-Daang Hari Road intersection.
When the police investigated his automobile, they discovered the corpses of the animals, which had apparently been gutted and skinned prepared on the market.
According to the City Veterinary Office, some of the dogs had been from large-sized breeds.
Police additionally discovered a licence plate contained in the automobile which was totally different from the one displayed on the truck. A cellphone recovered from the cabin means that the driving force’s title was Perry Baybay.
Police are persevering with to research the possession and origin of the automobile.
Imus Mayor Emmanuel Maliksi condemned the cargo. “I was shocked,” he mentioned. “It was good that there was an accident to stop this cargo being delivered.”
People concerned within the canine meat commerce might be charged underneath RA 8485, or the Animal Welfare Act of 1998.
Despite the ban on canine meat, it stays standard in sure areas, notably round Baguio.
In March, we reported how a cargo of canine carcasses was seized in La Union, en path to the town.