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11 golden retrievers rescued from Turkey arrive in Vancouver before import ban
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11 golden retrievers rescued from Turkey arrive in Vancouver before import ban

An animal rescue group is bringing as many dogs into Canada as it can before an import ban comes into effect. Eleven golden retrievers from Istanbul arrived at the Vancouver International Airport on Thursday night thanks to the efforts of Golden Rescue. Read more: Mixed reaction from rescue groups as Canada bans commercial dogs from high-risk rabies countries The group said it’s aiming to bring in about 120 retrievers from Turkey and Egypt before September 28, 2022.That’s when animals from over 100 countries will officially be banned from arriving in Canada due to concerns of rabies.It’s a move some rescue groups said will do more harm than good.”Our partners in Istanbul and in Cairo rely very heavily on us to save dogs from very terrible conditions or even ...