Spanish cows -
memories of Gwilern - please act"
SPANISH COWS TO BE
The Council of Agriculture of Castilla and Leon have given permits
250 abandoned cows.
To date 70 cows, calves and bulls that
were in the fields of the area of
La Cabrera, have been shot to death.
According to the newspaper "El Pais"
dated 3.3.2003 the spectacle was
terrifying: "The animals rolled in the
more than 400 meters. Many
of them screamed with pain until the hunters
used a firearm to terminate
them, some of them suffering hours till
them peace. There were
pregnant cows and also baby cows......."
According to the same source,
the continuation of the hunt is scheduled
Time is running out!! They still haven't
decided yet what to do with
them, please send emails saying that they must
put the cows either in a
sanctuary or in a natural reserve. Spain has lots of
Please write !
Junta de Castilla y Lesn
Josi Valmn Alonso
CONSEJERO DE AGRICULTURA Y GANADERMA.
Telf : 983 - 41 91
00 Fax : 983 - 41 99 66