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Live animals transport: a controversial business

14,600 sheep trapped inside a sinking cargo ship… These shocking images have shed light on an ever-growing and controversial business. Here is what lies behind "death ships".

11/28/2019 5:20 PM
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  • Jean S.
    4 hours

    Live animals should not be transported on ships it's barbarick and very cruel it should be stopped

  • Wanda D.
    6 hours

    DISGUSTING ANIMAL CRUELTY STOP THESE LIFE STOCK TRANSPORTS. SHAME ON THIS TRADE

  • Tessie D.
    16 hours

    My god ,,,.im cry

  • Ginnie L.
    20 hours

    This is atrocious and needs to stop.

  • Wilma D.
    a day

    Yes, sell the meat not the live animals.

  • Noeline M.
    a day

    BAN ALL LIVE ANIMAL EXPORT OVERSEAS..it is sending our animals to a living Hell..It is Cruel Stressful & totally inhumane...STOP LIVE EXPORT NOW!!

  • Josh K.
    a day

    Imagine being on your boat only to see a flock of 14 thousand sheep swimming about over the horizon

  • Cristian M.
    2 days

    Foarte terifiant. Pe bune ?! Că dacă nu mureau înecate, deveneau animale de companie. Ce să spunem.

  • Pandit H.
    2 days

    Where is the peta

  • Abdul S.
    2 days

    Fix your bloody ships and provide proper conditions before exporting livestock.

  • Kaylene D.
    2 days

    So sad

  • William B.
    3 days

    Total ban on live export now

  • Phyllis M.
    3 days

    Totally uncalled for. Abuse at it's best. Shameful.

  • Kim B.
    3 days

    Isn’t this just awful.THESE COUNTRIES CAN RAISE THERE OWN MEAT WHY SHIP THESE COUNTRIES USE AND ABUSE THERE ANIMALS ANYWAY ANIMALS ABUSED LEFTED FOR DEAD IF THEY CANT RAISE THERE OWN EAT VEGESTABLE.THIS IS WHY WE HAVE DIEASES IN COUNTRIES SHIPPING BACK AND FORT.THEY WOULD OF NEEDED TO BE QUARITINE FOR MONTH OR SO PROBABLY WOULD END OF STARVING CAUSE THEY DONT TAKE CARE OF ANIMALS THERE NEVER MIND I CAN GO ON AND ON

  • Nicholas A.
    4 days

    This shouldn't be legal to begin with.

  • Laurence C.
    4 days

    Sickening!

  • Laura D.
    5 days

    Omg 😡😡😡 over 200 survived out of over 14,000. Hope someone pays for this.

  • Norma T.
    5 days

    This is so stupid! Poor babys!😢😥😢😥

  • Cari L.
    5 days

    warum lässt man sich nur soviel Zeit...traurig...hab ich das richtig mitbekommen

  • Hawa A.
    6 days

    Astagfirullah this is really heart breaking .