Friday, November 20, 2009
Freaky Dogs and Other Horrors
Dog Talk is out in The Star, Weekender section, print version only. It stars Girl, our friend from down the road, and discusses the pedigree controversy.
For those of you interested in reading what the big Crufts scandal was all about, check out these stories:
Story: The Big Question: Is the breeding of pedigree dogs leading to cruel abnormalities?
RSPCA Australia explains why pedigree inbreeding is cruel
Story why RSPCA withdraws from Crufts show
Story why Pedigree drops Crufts sponsorship
The official BBC statement explaining why they did not televise Crufts this year.
Story how Kennel Club asks for permission to change breeding rules to end cruelty
How new rules will change breed looks story: Healthier new bulldog will lose its Churchillian jowl
Learn about the film that opened up this issue worldwide Pedigree Dogs Exposed