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Swedish people have discovered a grim new way of culling nuisance wild rabbits - by burning them in their thousands to heat their homes.

Animal rights activists have launched a furious attack against the practice, claiming that domestic pets are also being rounded up, shot and incinerated.

Anna Johannesson, from the Society for the Protection of Wild Rabbits, said: 'Those who support the culling of rabbits think it's good to use the bodies for a good cause.

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http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1220119/Stockholm-shoots-thousands-rabbits-year-uses-frozen-carcasses-heat-homes.html

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