It is becoming commonplace at San Bernardino County’s infamous Devore Shelter. Another dog has been labeled and destroyed. In what appears to be retaliation for rescue groups speaking out about the atrocities at Devore, more and more animals are being labeled “aggressive” or “rescue only” due to fear, coughing or other arbitrary reasons.
Animals roughly dragged around by catch poles and thrown into cells, usually surrounded by other scared animals, often will quickly decompensate due to the stress. However, once removed from the situation, generally an animal’s true disposition will return. Devore detainees rarely get the chance to show their real temperaments because the staff is so quick to label an animal so they can destroy it.
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