Humane Society International (HSI-India) shared that two minors had been arrested in relation to a video of a tortured dog in January. The group applauded local police in Vijayawanda, India for their swift action. The two boys tortured a dog by hurling it in the air to shoot a video.
Animal abuse is in no way an entertainment. @Tejovanth_A a case was registered under FIR No. 24/2021 u/s 11(1)(a) – Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 428-IPC in Mangalagiri Rural PS and investigation is underway.
— Andhra Pradesh Police (@APPOLICE100) January 16, 2021
A tweet from HSI India, read, “Thank you @APPOLICE100 for your prompt action. Recognising that animal abuse unchecked is highly likely to lead to further crimes against other vulnerable members of the society, like women & children, is crucial to controlling violence in society at large. Kudos to you.”
The police said that action would be taken against those that violate the laws regarding animal cruelty. Here’s the video:
— ᏒᏗᏗᏕᏂᎥ🌸#ʝυʂƚιƈҽ✊4✨໓iŞhค&ŞนŞhคຖt🔱🕉️💫 (@Stopnepotisim) January 19, 2021
Animal abuse is never acceptable! Read another horrible story of animal abuse in India, this time concerning dolphins.
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- Get Mental Health Counseling for Teens that Abused Frogs
- Find Person Who is Slashing Pelicans’ Pouches
- Charge Men Who Beat Dolphin to Death With Animal Abuse
- Justice for Police Dog Abused By An Officer
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