27 Apr, 2018 @ 15:05
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Potential animal mass grave unearthed in southern Spain after dogs found tortured and dumped in reservoir

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DEVASTATED dog owners have found four of their pets mutilated in a stagnant water reservoir. 

The heartbreaking discovery came after the dogs went missing over Easter.

Investigators have already begun draining the swamp and believe they have found the remains of other cats and dogs.


Three of the dogs have been recovered but one was too decomposed.

The reservoir is located in Mutxamel in Alicante.

Guardia Civil have issued an appeal to catch the culprits, who are beleived to have tortured the animals before dumping them in the water.

The investigation continues.



Laurence Dollimore

Laurence has a BA and MA in International Relations and a Gold Standard diploma in Multi-Media journalism from News Associates in London. He has almost a decade of experience and previously worked as a senior reporter for the Mail Online in London.

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