Animal Cruelty - B Period (Socioeconomic Facts (Farm Animal Warfare ( …
Animal Cruelty - B Period
Anti-cruelty societies -- Many maintain animal hospitals & humane education programs. They also perform low-cost birth control operations to prevent pet overpopulation.”
"....Many law schools now offer specific courses on the subject, all 50 states have animal cruelty felony provisions....
if someone hoards animals - "call your local humane law enforcement department, contact social service groups, reassure the animal hoarder, volunteer your time, and keep in touch"
Most common victims of Animal Abuse: Dogs, cats, horses, livestock, and more. 70.1% dogs, 20.9% cats, and 24.1% other animals.
Average number of animal abuse / cruelty cases reported in the media each year = 1,920
The FBI just this year started collecting data on arrests for animal cruelty,..... The thing that we seem to not have an answer for, however, is the strong correlation between animal abuse and other crimes such as bullying, assault and murder.”
Most Common Types of Animal Abuse
TripAdvisor has planned events for people that are easy for humans, but harmful to the animals. Such as the elephant rides. To make the elephant move in the way you want takes lots of beatings and training.
makes dogs more aggressive - dogfighter spectators bring their own children to watch, elemtary school students are already having their own fights - trainers steal other animals to use as bait to train their dogs
Farm Animal Warfare
factory farms often use huge doses of antiobiotic for their animals which will make antibiotics work less on humans.
factory farms raise many animals too many for the farmers to take care of these animals carry disease
Intentional cruelty to animals is strongly correlated with other crimes, including violence against people.
Abusers of animals are five times as likely to harm humans.
Factory farms, often confining thousands of animals, are major culprits in climate change.
Lead ammunition is toxic to wildlife and people and the broad support for eliminating its use, it remains so widely used by hunters.