Moscow Plagued by Packs of Wild Dogs

In any big city, crime is a concern, but the citizens of Moscow have a unique danger to dodge on a daily basis. According to official statistics, last year there were about 20,000 cases of humans attacked by stray dogs; 8,000 of them serious enough to involve the police or requiring hospitalization. This means that in Moscow you are much more likely to get bitten by a dog than be mugged. Commuters have to grapple with packs of unwanted strays on a daily basis. Andrei Akinin, one of the...Full Story
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