How to Fight Animal Cruelty

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HOW TO FIGHT ANIMAL CRUELTY? Did you know that beside the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) or the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) Organizations, you too can help stop animal cruelty in your community? Here are just a few ways we can all help: 1. Know who to call to report animal cruelty. 2. Get to know and look out for the animals in your neighborhood. 3. Make the call. 4. Provide as much information as possible when reporting animal cruelty. 5. Contact your local law enforcement department. 6. Encourage your parents to help fight for the passage of strong anti-cruelty laws on federal, state and local levels. 7. Set a good example for others. 8. Talk to your friends and family about how to treat animals with kindness and respect. 9. Start a Neighborhood Watch Program. 10. Ask your parents to support your local shelter or animal rescue organization What is animal cruelty and what risks are involved in those who commit animal cruelty? If a group of people who believe in protecting animal was asked if hunting, calf roping and other animal activities were cruel, they might probably say “yes”. If the same question was ask to people who participated in these activities they might likely say “no”. We all see things from our own point of view regarding our concerns and interests. Many of these people, in fact, love animals. According to the APSCA animal cruelty is causing pain and wounds and sometimes even death upon an animal for no reason. Many animals are beaten and punished because people enjoy doing it as a sport or because they are tempered with someone else. Most of the time animals that are abused cannot be adopted into better homes because they become so aggressive

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