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In November 2016, amid tense showdowns between animal rights activists and galgueros (dog racers), the Argentine Congress voted unilaterally to outlaw dog races. While it had been illegal in many provinces previously, the lack of a total ban meant …

A tense showdown between animal rights activists and dog racing supporters has occurred outside Congress, as the national legislature votes on a law that may see dog racing banned.

Those in favor of dog-racing marched on Congress to “protest