cruelty to animals

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cruelty to animals

n. the crime of inflicting physical pain, suffering or death on an animal, usually a tame one, beyond necessity for normal discipline. It can include neglect that is so monstrous (withholding food and water) that the animal has suffered, died or been put in imminent danger of death. (See: cruelty)

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World Animal Protection has created a public movement towards better welfare for over 299 million cattle in India.
After police received a tipoff that the woman had chained her Shiba Inu to the roof of a building, the animal protection service sent over an inspector on July 31, the Central News Agency reported.
(4) Many South Koreans were outraged at the lack of repercussions for the car owner, (5) and the event caused heated discussion on the effectivity of the Animal Cruelty Provision of the Animal Protection Act.
At least three in four aquariums and zoos force animals to interact with visitors, welfare charities World Animal Protection and the Change For Animals Foundation found.
The World Animal Protection, an international not-for-profit organisation, works to protect and care for these animals.
An international animal protection group set up to save bears and other animals from cruelty in China and Vietnam has thanked shoppers for their generous donations.
Evangelista has been an advocate of animal protection and collaborates with Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).
World Animal Protection is calling on Tesco to introduce a global pig welfare policy "to stop this barbaric practice on farms that supply its stores worldwide".
Working closely with the international World Animal Protection organisation, ChangChill is the first elephant friendly and high welfare venue following World Animal Protection Elephant Friendly's criteria in northern Thailand.
Austin, TX, April 02, 2019 --(PR.com)-- White Rhino Bags, an online bags & accessories brand that exclusively stocks cruelty-free, vegan designer goods has partnered with World Animal Protection US on a collaboration to help raise funds and awareness for their efforts in working towards a world free from needless animal suffering.
Summary: The woman called animal protection organization for help.

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