Activists: Town of North Hempstead's plan to euthanize geese is inhumane

Officials with the Town of North Hempstead want

Officials with the Town of North Hempstead want to kill of hundreds of Canada geese by shipping them to a food processing plant. (May 14, 2013 10:38 PM)

Animal activists were out in full force tonight in New Hyde Park to protest a controversial plan to eliminate the local goose population.

Officials with the Town of North Hempstead voted to consider a plan to kill of hundreds of Canada geese by shipping them to a food processing plant, where they would be euthanized. The geese would be herded by a U.S. Department of Agriculture wildlife specialist.

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