By: Lucilla Veliyathumally
Animal cruelty is when someone hurts an animal or does not care for an animal responsibly, like not giving a dog or cat food and water. It is against the law to be cruel to or harm animals, even your own pets. It's also called animal abuse, or neglect.
To bring awareness to animal abuse. For more people to adopt animals that don't have homes. To let people know that animal cruelty still happens. That there are ways to end animal cruelty and animal testing.
Why its important
Imagine yourself being locked into a cage or stuck outside on a chain in the brutal weather and terrible living conditions. You berrally get food and water, usually not even that. This cause is important because not living creature should be treated like this under any circumstances.
Call of action
Here's what you can do! You can have awareness campaigns, fundraisers nights, and other social events to get people talking about animal abuse. You can even go talk to your local shelter and see if there is anything you can do to help. There are always vollenteer options open.
We could open up more shelters, and that means more jobs and volunteernpostions open up! The more people know about animal cruelty, the more likely it is for them to help the cause. So spread the word so that we can get rid of animal cruelty forever!
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