A gunman attacks Vannes
At the beginning of the month, a baptized cat Pasha was killed in Vannes, in the district of the old clinics. A 4.5 mm diameter bullet passed through the aorta, and was fatal to him.
2 cats shot dead
A few days later, not far away, another tomcat was The target of a shooter, and this on 2 occasions... Fortunately Flocon was luckier than his congenere. The animal survived
It is Thursday that the master of the white cat has noticed " a round and uniform wound " on his hindquarters.
He immediately took him to the vet, who passed a radio to Flocon, and that is how he discovered that the cat had been shot twice, and at several days apart
" At the sight of his injury, he announced that our cat was was caught a lead, the latter crashed against his femur.I was far from imagining that.Also that our cat never moves away from our suburban area until then rather calm "tells Flocon's master at West-France
" The first time, luckily, the lead came out despite a tight shot at less than ten meters as determined by the veterinarian based on the slope of the injury. The second time, the lead was shot from the height of a window , he says.
A third injured cat?
Flocon had to be operated , and is recovering today This is a terrible act of cruelty.
Its owners intend to file a complaint with the Vannes police station, but as long as the shooter is not identified, anxiety will prevail among cat owners of the Brittany
" I do not want to lock up my cat, but maybe I'll have to do it because, no later than this morning, I saw another limp in the same way than Flocon. I could not approach him but I wonder about the nature of his injury... "reveals the master of Flocon.
The owners of Pacha, a cat adopted at the SPA last April, have also lodged a complaint. The animal welfare association will be a civil party if the drawer and the judge are found in court.
It should be noted that anyone who infringes life of an animal risk u does fine from 700 to 1500 euros .