Protest of the Day: Dogs Around the World Unite Against Barking Ban in Croatia
This guy is in trouble with the law.
After complaints from angry neighbors, a 3-year-old dog from Croatia name Medo has been bannedfrom barking at night.
His owner will be fined about $3,160 if he is caught making a sound between 8pm and 8am, and to prevent this from happening, he is being kept in a barn.
There has been a lot outrage from people all over the world since the story was made public, and a Facebook page has been set up to show support for Medo.
The page has more than 40 thousand likes so far, and people are posting videos of their own dogs barking as well as photos demonstrating solidarity with the phrase “I Bark for Medo” (“I Ja Lajem Za Medo”)
Others are using the hashtag #FreeMedo to show support on Twitter.
Here are some of the images and videos from Facebook: