Bosnia: Everybody’s determined dogs should be killed

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Written by: Jelena Paunović

Photo: Andjeo Sarajevo

Because of the abandoned dogs that often «bite» citizens during the election campaign, a press conference was held Today in Sarajevo. Organizers of the another conference in a row were Labor Union of high school and elementary education of the Community of high schools of Canton Sarajevo.

They asked for an active involvement of representatives of municipality councils, city government, the Mayor, assembly representatives, ministers, the government, prime minister, inspection, other individuals and institutions.

If authorities continue to ignore the problems, the message is that all legally allowed activities, even the most radical ones, like civil disobedience, boycotts, protests…

While all the media and people buzz about insolvable problem of stray dogs it is still unclear when will public enterprise “Rad” start with killing of dogs.

While we are waiting to see what will happen with this, public enterprise „Komunalac“ and Hygiene Service „LOKOM“ are catching dogs on daily basis and these disappear without a trace.

Our team receives daily calls about dog catchers at different locations and that dogs were taken without a trace.

Yesterday, dog catchers from ‘LOKOM’ took away dogs from the center of Sarajevo.. We were there.

We got a confirmation from the head of Inspection works that they have not given anybody an order to catch dogs.

All illegal activities and clear theft of budget assets intended for solving the problem are also supported by the government of Canton Sarajevo. There is chaos in the field! Some are for it, others are against… But everybody’s talking about that blood thirst enemy – dog! Most just want them gone, taken away anywhere, killed in most horrible ways possible, just so they don’t have to llok at them in the streets They don’t care about anything else.

Help us involve more people so we could check all the information we have, investigate individual case, reach the witnesses and gather necessary documents.

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