In Manila, Philippines, a couple performed cesarean section on their doggo that was pregnant. The dog died from the home operation.
– A couple from the Philippines performed a cesarean section on their doggo.
– The dog died from the home operation.
– The court recently sentenced them with a fine of Php 36,000.
Accordingly, the couple was already sentenced after being found guilty of animal cruelty. However, the woman remains at large and a warrant of arrest was already issued against her. The sentence was a fine amounting to Php 36,000.
The court said in a statement that the couple used a kitchen knife on the animal as well as scissors on the poor dog. They had no anesthesia with them when they conducted the operation. Under the Animal Welfare Act of 1998 of the country, these acts were a violation of the law. Also, they recorded the incident and uploaded it on social media.
Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) gave an update about the case in a Facebook post. They used the hashtag “#JusticeForMammaDog” to rally for the dead animal. PAWS also called on the community to let them know the whereabouts of the woman involved in the case if they see her.
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