Puppy smuggler handed a 2.5 year jail sentence.

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Piha
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Puppy smuggler handed a 2.5 year jail sentence.

Post by Piha » Tue Feb 23, 2016 7:16 pm

I saw this last week and I thought I'd post it up.

[quote]A puppy smuggler who made a “substantial profit” by bringing sick dogs into the UK via the Channel Tunnel has been jailed for over two-and-a-half years in what is believed to be the biggest ever case of this type in the country.

Aidas Gostautas admitted transferring over £50,000 back to Lithuania after selling more than 120 puppies from two addresses in Peterborough which were advertised for up to £1,000 through Gumtree and Pets4Homes.

Read more: http://www.peterboroughtoday.co.uk/news ... cEoU/quote]

Hopefully this will help deter others from bringing dogs into the country. The problem will never go away when people are willing to buy pups off the internet.

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