Couple Infected, So Authorities Drowned and Burned Their Dogs…

Pham Minh Hung and his wife had amassed a sizable menagerie—17 dogs and one cat, to be exact—pets that they considered their own children.

But within the space of a few short hours on Sunday morning, all except two of their pets were killed by Vietnamese authorities, after the couple and one of the dogs tested positive for COVID-19.

“There’s nothing that can describe these feelings. I’m always thinking about the kids,” Hung told VICE World News, referring to their pets. “Even when eating and sleeping, I think about them all the time.” 

















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