L'université de New South Wales, Sidney, Australie, veut tuer tous les chats errants sur le campus.
Demande d'employer des méthodes alternatives contre l'invasion des puces.
Les chats sur le campus sont castrés et stérilisés par une organisation et
1) pétition : SAVE THE FREE-LIVING CATS ON UNSW CAMPUS
2) lettre :
Envoyer à: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org,
Objets: THE UNIVERSITY of NEW SOUTH WALES, Sidney, Australia, WANTS TO KILL
ALL FREE LIVING CATS ON THE CAMPUS
Note that I fully subscribe the contents of this letter,
- Prof. Fred Hilmer, Vice Chancellor
- Peter Graham, Chief Operating Officer
- Whom it may concern
We are shocked to hear the frightening news that your university has planned
to kill all feral cats living on the campus.
Pardon us, but stealing the lives of peaceful animals is a policy unworthy
of an educational institution; we believe that we have the right to expect
some ethical behaviour of a University.
Besides, your campus cats are neutered and cared for by a volunteer
organisation, as you may well know. It is a fact that the killed cats will
be replaced before long by other homeless cats – not spayed. So you will be
engaged in an endless killing and murdering of innocent animals; they did
not ask to be born, but since they are here on our common earth, they have a
right to live, like everybody else, you and us included.
The university alleged that there was a severe flea infestation due to the
And well, things happen and you have to cope with a with certain
unpleasantness in life. Problems can and should be solved, but not in this
case not in drastic, irrevocable and brutal way. There are other,
compassionate methods. And more effective!
Gentlemen, whenever you catch the flu or a cold from another human, do you
kill the ’guilty’ person? Well, your campus cats are living and respectable
creatures as well! The only difference is that these animals are
defenceless, powerless beings and that you have the Might….
They did not aim to have you flea-bitten. But now the UNSW aims to murder
We sincerely hope and trust that you will rethink this serious matter which
goes about ethics and compassion.
Thanking you in advance,
Mrs. Maria Borremans