God created man to take care of the creatures He made. But sadly, there have been numerous cases of brutal animal slaughtering reported around the world. There’s the Yulin Dog Meat Festival wherein 10,000 dogs were slaughtered. There are also reports of cats being tortured, boiled alive and served in China. Another gruesome murder of animals happened in Nepal where more than 250,000 animals, including buffalo, birds and goats were slaughtered as sacrifice for a Hindu Goddess. The latest case of animal massacre is so extensive that you won’t believe it’s true.
It is reported that 250 pilot whales were brutally killed in two beaches at the Faroe Islands in Denmark.
The graphic video shows the whales being circled by boats as they try to escape.
Then they were forced near the shore to be killed.
After being forced to shore, they were dragged to the beach and mercilessly hacked by locals using machetes and harpoons.
Water turns red as the blood of whales flooded the beach.
A total of 111 whales were killed at Bøur while 130-150 were slaughtered at Tórshavn.
The horrific scenes were documented on video by Sea Shepherd, a non-profit organization that advocates marine conservation.
Unbelievably five of their members were arrested for rallying against this annual illegal slaughter.
Warning: The video below contains graphic scenes
“We must fight against the spirit of unconscious cruelty with which we treat the animals. Animals suffer as much as we do. True humanity does not allow us to impose such sufferings on them. It is our duty to make the whole world recognize it. Until we extend our circle of compassion to all living things, humanity will not find peace.” ― Albert Schweitzer
What is happening to the world? To hunt for whales is one thing but to kill hundreds every year is barbaric. Something must be done to stop this senseless killing. Know more about this issue HERE, and help spread awareness for this barbaric act.
H/T: Sea Shepherd