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Could 19, 2022
Megan Wiltsie 202-483-7382
Bunnell, Fla. – In honor of Nationwide Police Week (Could 15 to 21), PETA has dispatched dozens of vegan doughnuts from Donnie’s Donuts to the Flagler County Sheriff’s Workplace as a token of appreciation after considered one of its workers not too long ago adopted a canine, Rocky, who had been seized by deputies as a result of his former proprietor reportedly shot him within the face. The worker helped Rocky make progress towards a full restoration, noting, “He’s very playful, loves his toys, is nice with our different canines, and loves everybody he meets. … A bit love goes a good distance!”
“These vegan doughnuts are a tasty method of thanking the Flagler County sheriff’s deputies for saving (and adopting) a determined canine who possible would have died with out their assist,” says PETA Senior Vice President Colleen O’Brien. “PETA hopes this story will encourage folks in all places to report suspected cruelty immediately, as it might save an animal’s life.”
A number of neighbors had reported Rocky’s cries to the authorities, who then arrested his earlier proprietor on cruelty prices. PETA urges anybody who sees animal abuse to report it to authorities. Witnesses ought to take images and video footage and name PETA’s emergency hotline at 757-622-PETA if authorities are unresponsive.
This week, PETA can be sending vegan doughnuts to the Pueblo Police Division in Colorado, the place an officer not too long ago rescued a canine from drowning, and to the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Workplace in New York, which not too long ago launched an modern system alerting deputies and social media customers to lacking animals.
PETA—whose motto reads, partially, that “animals aren’t ours to abuse in any method”—opposes speciesism, a human-supremacist worldview. For extra data, please go to PETA.org or comply with the group on Twitter, Fb, or Instagram.