A dog and cat were literally crucified in Malta, on the heels of repeated attacks of the same kind.
There are many recent news references to this atrocity, which happens with frequency -- specifically on the 16th of the month.
There is suspected religious bigotry associated with this act, but that is not the purpose of this petition. This petition condemns and seeks to bring to justice those who perform such unspeakable acts of cruelty, irrespective of their purpose.
Sign out of pain and righteous indignation for the innocent victims. Call for extreme punishment if you are so moved. But, whatever you do, please don't support hating the perpetrators merely because of their (as yet still unestablished) alleged religious affiliations.
Please spread the word, for if we do not do so, who will?