Loose running hunting dog penetrated the alpacas in the paddock, Varkaus autumn 2017. the Tarja-Tuulikki Jokinen owned by Armas alpaca scared of dogs and apparently slipped it to escape.
– Armas got a foot injury. We believed until the last moment, that it was just venähdyksestä, which over time can be ameliorated, Jokinen tells.
the X-rays after it was clear that the cure not been. Armas-alpaca terminated with euthanasia at home in the familiar veterinarian, made by a couple of weeks.
Alpaca cessation Jokinen was not able to influence, since the decision to come directly to the animal protection act. Jokinen is grieving a pet.
– Armas was name in accordance with the armas. It was to the credit of the animal and we used it for animal-assisted activities, for example the elderly. Armaksen death was completely unnecessary.
Jokinen according to the corral become a dog was the elkhound, which is used especially for deer hunting. The dog from the enclosure under it to dig through. The dog was examined the collar and its owner got the dog finally caught the corral.
the dog owner giving his dog, but it will not obey you. The owner had liability insurance, which replaced the larger part of the vet costs, but grief and pity remained, Jokinen frets.Jippo and Armas came to jokinen for the first alpacas. Jokinen, they were always best friends with each other. Reader's picture of the dog try again
the first attack after the alpacas in the fence was strengthened, inter alia, concrete reinforcement mesh, but in spite of the same deer dog trying to get in the corral also this fall.
Jokinen emphasize that in the village own dogs has never been trouble in his alpakoille. Also in the Eastern Finland police use trained dogs in the middle of the terrain, but they have not been Jokinen, according to any harm.
the Police will notify the training in advance and the strap away there is always someone trainer.
Jokinen wants to remind dog owners of their responsibilities.
the dog owner need to take care of its behavior. A hunting dog is not allowed to run around loose, chasing domestic animals. If something happens, so the least the hunter could do, would be to seek help. Both times we had people in the house at home, Jokinen said.Jokinen was able to give a carrot to Armakselle this. Read the image owner is responsible
the Finnish hunter association organization chief Teemu Simeniuksen according to the hunting dogs caused by livestock damage are rare.
– Sometimes the dog has done damage, for example, for sheep, but accidents are rare isolated cases. Dog behavior is individual. If it's sometimes gotten to the opinion, a nice place, so may try there again, Simenius to figure out.
hunting areas are also in places of its size that the dog can pass into the chase heat yard. Simenius remind, that the dog caused the injury annoying also its owner.
It is also unfortunate the owner's point of view. Hunting dogs may be ruined, if it is not to be taught to stay away from domestic animals.
Dogs collars are common today, so Simeniuksen according to the number of the owner is possible to intervene fairly quickly dog dealing with.
dog owners always responsible for dog and its doings. In addition, he is obliged to pay the dog caused the damage, if liability insurance is not compensated for, Simenius said.
Armas alpaca incident report first Warkauden Magazine.