Hunting dog theft gang dismantled

An animal trap seized by officers during the operation

A GANG that took orders for special breeds and types of hunting dogs before stealing them from towns in northern Málaga province has been broken up by the Guardia Civil.

A total of 22 people have been arrested, with eight more still under investigation, for their involvement in the criminal organisation that stole and re-sold dogs not only in Málaga and Granada, where the gang was based, but also Córdoba and Jaén.

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