Hundreds injured whales off the island of South Uist

About a hundred whales were spotted in the ocean off the island of South Uist (Scotland).

Most of them had extensive head injuries. Representatives of the Scottish Society for the Protection of Animals difficult to give the exact number of whales, but converge in the figure of 70 to 100 individuals.

People suspect that the animals are preparing to commit an act of suicide Masov stranded. Scientists find it difficult to say what caused the wounds whales can hurt yourself when they swam to the rocky shore, but may have been other reasons.

In the past, a large group of whales have washed ashore in the same place. They were not able to save. Now, people are preparing for animal rescue, pulling to the place of professionals and technicians.

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