Further media reports on the adverse impact the plunging economy is having on animals, particularly companion animals, is reported on in The Guardian. This time, however, buried in the report is the following paragraph
Insurance lawyers have also seen cases, usually involving pedigree dogs and show horses, where owners have deliberately maimed or even killed an animal and disguised the incident as an accident to bank a big payout.
Pedigree dog breeders and people who show horses are, according to insurance lawyers, more likely to deliberately maim or even kill an animal in order to commit insurance fraud.
On the one hand, the Grumpy Vegan is shocked but on the other….he’s not.