Dogs stolen for illegal fights

thought her terrier X chihuahua Rastice had run away until she discovered her neighbours' dogs were also missing.  Picture: Craig Greenhill Source: The Daily Telegraph

DOGS are being from backyards and used as bait to blood more aggressive breeds before they are forced to fight in illegal gambling rings.

Six animals were taken from a single street in Nelson, in Sydney's northwest, in just two days recently. By the end of that week, more than 20 dogs in the immediate had also been stolen.

Many dogs have also been taken from nearby Londonderry, South Windsor, Box Hill, Riverstone and Pitt Town.

Hawkesbury MP said there were too many dogs reported missing for it to be considered a coincidence.

“This isn't the first time dog fighting has reared its ugly head in the rural areas of Hawkesbury,” he said.

“When a dog disappears you can usually assume it has escaped and run away but when there's been six in the one street then you know something else is going on.”

Mr Williams said all breeds were targeted by the thieves, who “stalk” their dogs in nearby parks and outside homes before taking them.

“These bastards normally like the more aggressive dogs like staffys or cross breeds but they will still take the little ones as well to bait and blood the more ferocious ones before they get into a ring,” he said.

“These are family pets getting their limbs ripped off and enduring an enormous amount

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    • Orathai F
    • April 28, 2013

    Monty เจ๋งว่ะ

    • lomidiaace
    • April 28, 2013

    Are they over 18?

    • Satch Pablo
    • April 28, 2013

    how i can found this cool song on youtube or any page please

    • echorain381
    • April 28, 2013

    now that is one cool dog not all dogs can drive

    • Chris3836
    • April 28, 2013

    Snoop doggs cousin. haha

    • Alexander Kandyba
    • April 28, 2013

    really? didn’t know that

    • TheHungrySurgeon
    • April 28, 2013

    Great driving skills Monty! Shame the same can’t be said for your taste in music…

    • aubreethepuppy
    • April 28, 2013

    Please subcribe to me! I’m the cutest puppy alive!

    • iirmantass3
    • April 28, 2013

    Imagine if something like this pulled over next to you at a stop light

    • April 28, 2013

    I want to see a high speed persuit of dogs…

    • Doombrand
    • April 28, 2013

    Pause at 0:32

    Haha can so picture that on the street.

    • keywestWTF
    • April 28, 2013

    Now if they can be trained to answer the phone and come pick up their drunk ass owners…

    • sparkydevonrose
    • April 28, 2013

    Proud of nz

    • reppinneopia
    • April 28, 2013

    That’s cute, but can he drive a stick?

    • TheSmartestDogs
    • April 28, 2013

    Just a warning here! These dogs may have an opinion on your driving skills now! 😉

    • Joshua bailey-cropper
    • April 28, 2013


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