CHILE-STRAY DOGS

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Chilean Patricia Sobarso walks among some of the 150 stray dogs that with the help of foundations she cares for, at her home in Rancagua, some 50 km south of Santiago, on July 9, 2009. Health authorities estimate that there are more than 250 thousand dogs in the Chilean capital. According to data from the University of Chile, 40% of the population suffers a bite each year. AFP PHOTO/Martin BERNETTI – MORE PICTURES IN IMAGE FORUM