Animal abuse is cruel, to stop it, we need to educate people about their animals before they become a pet owner. Animal abuse hurts animals and it’s wrong. It hurts physically and mentally. Abusing anyone is cruel and also illegal. It hurts them and sometimes for no reason.
Animals do not deserve this kind of life style were they are abused and neglected they should feel safe and love and for this reason is why people should stop animal cruelty. Animal cruelty makes animals suffer when hurt; cause owners to abandoned there animals and left homeless and also causes some animals to be put into dangerous situations. “The infliction of physical pain, suffering or death upon an animal goes back to ancient times”(Animal cruelty history). For several years animals have been abused and neglected for unreasonable purposes. The human society of the United States believes that “People with emotional problems may beat, shoot, or stab animals or set them on fire”(Animal abuse and neglect).
Animal cruelty can be deliberate or simply failing to take care of your pet, which brings us to the next type of animal abuse: unintentional. Unintentional animal abuse is hurting animals because the abuser doesn’t realize what they are doing is bad. Over the past years, the boundary between kindness and animal cruelty has moved but some people didn’t even notice. We try to make our dogs look cuter by docking tails, ear-cropping, and de-barking but it is actually very painful and traumatic to the dogs that experience those things. ... ... middle of paper ... ...al animal shelter to help take in stray dogs and cats.
Animal cruelty is any act of violence or neglect against an animal. A few things one may have seen are an animal tied up outside for all hours of the day with no food or water or maybe a person has seen an owner purposely hit their dog. Animals, like humans, have feelings and reactions to the way they are handled: abused animals could become dangerous to society. Society most often defines animal cruelty as the infliction of physical pain, suffering, or death upon an animal when not necessary for purposes of training, discipline, or to procure food (MSPCA Angell 1). If the animal is hurt not to procure food, or release the animal from incurable suffering but wantonly for mere sport, the indulgence of a cruel and vindictive temper, or with reckless indifference to its pain it is also considered animal cruelty (“Animal Cruelty Law and Legal Definition” 1).
The most common types are animal hoarding, neglect, puppy mills, and the horrific science experiments forced upon animals for human gain. The hoarding of animals can be considered abuse if the living conditions are bad enough to be causing a health problem for the owner and the pets. Often times, the owner isn’t aware that he or she has a problem. To them, they think that their situation is perfectly normal and living amongst cat and dog feces is not an issue. Broker-May says, “I do believe if you have ... ... middle of paper ... ... punishments belittle the harm done to animals.
Both of these organizations fight for the rights and well-being of animals. They help to inform people of the terrible things that are happening to animals every day. If people would like to help out with the safety and well-being of animals, they can sign up to receive information and/or emails from these groups at their websites. Animal cruelty needs to be stopped because it is inhumane, unjust, and there is no need for it. 1653 words
Animals are living creatures they need food, water, and to be taken care of or they could die. People take advantage of animals because people look at them and think since they are not human their lives are not important. When we think they are not worth anything people start neglecting animals. Animal cruelty is everywhere even in the country where the animals are raised for food. People beat, torturer, and even give animals drugs to make them high.
Each count of animal cruelty has its own fine and imprisonment. The Animal Legal Defense Fund states that the ... ... middle of paper ... ... is it truly your fault that you want to survive? No, it is the person who starved and beat you who should be punished for it. The law protects humans who fight back: this is called self-defense. Are the animal Cruelty laws too strict?
Cruelty to animals, also called animal abuse or animal neglect, is the intentional infliction of agony or harm upon animals for intents other than self-defense or survival. It can be harm for particular gain, for example, killing animals for food or for their fur, although opinions differ with respect to the method of slaughter. It usually encompasses inflicting harm for personal amusement. Laws concerning animal cruelty are designed to prevent unnecessary abuse to animals, rather than killing for other aims such as food, or they are about types of animals not eaten, such as pets. The animal welfare position holds that there is nothing wrong with using animals for purposes, such as food, clothing, entertain... ... middle of paper ... ...ls' experience is suffering because they are not primates or humans (Vining).
As you begin to take a stand in animal cruelty and defend the animals of the world, remember the unnecessary cruelty involved in animal testing, how to regulate the process of animal testing to make it less inhumane, and the benefits of the solution and possible consequences that will occur if the solution is not implemented. Humans cannot achieve the high value of morality if we do not view every creature equally and treat all creatures with compassion. With that being said I urge you to consider your personal beliefs, your pets, your family, how would you feel if these tests were being run on them? Answering that question I hope and I know you will begin to make a change and help save the animals of America.