Jacopoosie Peter

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Jacopoosie Peter was born in 1963. He testifies that he witnessed between 7 and 9 of his grandfather’s dogs being slaughtered by the RCMP in 1966 while they were still chained up. Jacopoosie had nightmares of the incident, and the story was verified for him by his mother. Jacopoosie states that there is little talk of the dog killings within the community, as residents fear that it may create conflict.