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The slaughter was horrific.

Wounded birds literally fell from the sky, slamming on the rocky shoreline, choking on their own blood as they died.

This past Saturday, March 2, 2013, a day-long pigeon shoot was held at the Philadelphia Gun Club (PGC) in Bensalem, PA. on the banks of the Delaware River. SHARK was there the entire time.

SHARK posted two boats on the river to document the slaughter

and to rescue the wounded who came within their reach. As in the past, SHARK volunteers were hit with shotgun pellets with alarming regularity. Also, as in the past, the police refused to do anything.

One pigeon fell into the river and drowned.

Others fell onto the trees and brush under the PGC wall, where they were paralyzed with no movement visible, save for a slowly blinking eye.

When the competition ended,

the shooters desperately tried to hide from SHARK cameras…

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About narhvalur

Environmentalist, Animal Lover, Birder,Equastrian
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