Mar 4, 2018
SAUDI ARABIA PENALIZED A DRIVER FOR ABUSING & DRAGGING FOX
A viral image of a car driver dragging a fox in Saudi Arabia shocked and outraged many social media users online, Kingdom's Ministry of Environment, Waters and Agriculture has reacted to national outrage. Trending : Wolf attack a kid in shopping mall
After the involvement of Ministry, The driver was penalized with 30,000 Saudi Riyals and ordered to pay for articles to be published about this in 2 local newspapers of Saudi Arabia. Similar : Unknown sea animal found at Jeddah beach
- As seen in the image, A fox was tied to a rope and the rope was holding and dragging by the driver of the car with his left hand in Riyadh city of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. However it is not mentioned in the report whether the fox was alive or dead.
- Animal lovers of Social media quickly reacted to the posted online image and called the authorities to involve in the matter and to take strict action against the driver for abusing animal.
- Last year also the same incident was seen in social media, but there was dog in the last incident instead of fox, However in that incident police arrested the animal abuser and started legal action against him. Related : Saudi arrested for dragging dog
- Ministry of Saudi Arabia is grateful to the all people who reported it and taken action against the animal abusers.The action against the drivers was in line with the rules regarding proper care about animals in GCC countries. See Also : Population wise country rankings