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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The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960 needs to be amended to provide #JusticeForAnimals - we need immediate attention and action on this.
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Campaign Against Cruelty to Animals in Sierra Leone(CCA-SL) havevaccinated 150 dogs within the Kaningo community in Freetown as their continued activities from the South, East and Northern regions.
Experts have identified cruelty to animals as a sign of psychopathy and a red flag indicating future escalating violence."
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In an effort to minimise cases of cruelty to animals, Maun Animal Welfare Society (MAWS) is working tirelessly to sensitise the public on the issue, especially abuse of dogs.
Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Amendment) Bill, 2018, the Criminal Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2017, the Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal (Amendment) Bill, 2017, the Acid Burn Crime Bill, 2017 and the Criminal Law (Amendment) Bill, 2017.