Problem of Animal Abuse

1017 WordsJun 22, 20185 Pages
Information about the topic. Animal abuse. Cruelty to animals, also called animal abuse or animal neglect, is the human infliction of suffering or harm upon non-human animals, for purposes other than self-defense or survival. More narrowly, it can be harm for specific gain, such as killing animals for food or for their fur, although opinions differ with respect to the method of slaughter. Types of animal cruelty. Domestic cruelty: Leave your pet in the outside (suffering from cold, sun and rain) Do not leaving them food (forget them at least once a day to eat) Do not leaving them water (no check at least once a day if you have fresh, clean water) Neglect their health (not taking them to the veterinarian when they get sick or vaccine…show more content…
In that quote what he wanted to express was that sometimes humans have worse attitudes than animals, because the damage we cause is conscious. Animal Rights International Henry Spira a seaman activist became one of the most important in the United States. In a gradual measure, he founded the “Animal Rights International” in 1974. The organization is not working any longer but was the most successful in genuine structural change. ARI main concept was: “Making the public aware of animal suffering is not enough. By turning words into actions, real change is possible and anima suffering can be measurably reduced.” The ARI proclaimed animal rights on October 15th 1978 and was accepted by the United Nations (UN) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). This states the following: Article 1: Every animal was born the same, so they have the same right to existence. Article 2: a) Every animal has right to be respected. b) Unless humans are animals too, they don’t have the right to kill or explode any other animal species. Humans have the obligation to use their knowledge to help animals. c) Every animal has right to receive human care, protection and attention. Article 3: Any animal will be submitted to cruelty acts. If instant death is needed, it should be without pain and as fast as possible. Article 4: a) Every animal that belongs to a wild specie has the right to live freely in
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