Halal slaughter is a cruel example of Islamic culture’s view on animal rights. Treatment of animals inside Muslim-dominated areas is another.
WARNING: This article contains graphic descriptions of animal cruelty. Young children and sensitive adults may wish to avoid reading this content.
This is how a women working with the Danish Animal Protection describes some of the horrible treatment of animals in the Muslim-dominated area of Vollsmose, a suburb of Odense, the third largest city in Denmark.
Therese. S. Wilbert, Director of Danish Cat Protection, agrees that the area is unsafe, especially for cats:
“In Vollsmose, the degree of abuse for cats is worse than elsewhere in Denmark. It is usually children below ten years of age who abuse the animals,” she says. Wilbert says that in 2016 alone, Cat Protection received 20-25 reports about animal abuse in Vollsmose, “but many cases are not reported, so the amount of animal cruelty is probably far greater.”
It is difficult for authorities to help the animals, since the area is very unsafe. When a volunteer from the Danish Animal Protection agency entered the area to save an abused cat, she was attacked by local residents of migrant backgrounds. Coincidentally, the assault was filmed…
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