RTL Today – Rescue organisation: Snakes among hundreds of animals found in house


An animal rights organisation has been preventing for six years to have a house evacuated which housed quite a few animals together with a number of prohibited species.

The Schifflange animal rights organisation posted the information on its Facebook account, however didn’t reveal the precise location of the operation, which lastly passed off on Friday night after six years of unsuccessful battles by one other organisation.

In collaboration with the affiliation “en Häerz fir Streuner” (“A coronary heart for strays”), the volunteers found a number of species of animals, together with twelve snakes: ten pythons and two boas.

On high of the snakes, different surprises awaited the rescuers, who arrived in giant numbers to avoid wasting the animals. Among the rescued animals had been an African land crab, 35 cats, an American Staff canine, 9 chinchillas, a corn quail and a parakeet.

But discoveries didn’t finish there, as round 300 mice and 6 rats had been additionally found in the house. The Facebook submit explains that the volunteers had been shocked by some of the findings.

Keeping a feral cat at house, such because the one depicted in the Facebook submit, is prohibited. The affiliation additionally factors out that a number of folks and associations have adopted the animals, giving them a protected area.

Finally, the affiliation is asking for a simplification of interventions in case of suspicious discovery of animals in misery or in case of mistreatment.