This modern society is well equipped with education and moral values. However, ugly things like animal abuse still prevail in same modernized society. Animal abuse can include any bad behavior related to animals like ignorance, hitting and beating pets etc.
This type of bad behavior with animals can only be prohibited if people themselves understand its significance and take proper action against it. In animal abuse pet abuse is most commonly observed behavior. However, this cruel behavior can be prevented by people realizing importance and care for their pet.
The most important step to stop animal abuse is to report any type of animal abuse immediately to authorities. This step can not only help abused animal but also prevent other animals from getting abused by others. Animal abuse is strongly related to disturbed psychologies therefore, it is recommended to not to deal owner of animal by yourself in case you observe any animal abuse. Such people mostly need psychological help from professionals. So, make sure every time you see any type of animal abuse around your neighborhood inform law enforcement agencies in your area. It can protect animal from any further impairment. However, it is important to provide complete information relevant to such incident.
Some important steps that can help to prevent animal abuse include:
Humane education means educating people and children about caring not only humans but also animals. For this purpose group talks and discussion forums should be organized for teenage and young children about caring for animals. Teachers can take help from ASPCA website, which can guide teachers for integrating humane education in regular class lessons. Humane education should be first taught by parents themselves.
With help of leash law unwanted animals can be reduced to great number. This can also reduce in number of animal abuse. Leash law presides in many cities for dogs only. Other domestic animals like cats, pet rabbits and birds are usually deprived of this law. It is important that leash law should be applied on all pet animals and anyone who does not obey this law should be punished strictly. This law can help workers of animal rescue to differentiate between stray animals and pet animals. It can also help to prohibit unplanned breeding. As pets can be easily distinguished thus pet dogs remain safe for car accidents, dog fights and reduce diseases like Leukemia and Feline Aides.
With help of application of zoning law in city or country, numbers of animals a person or home can hold are predetermined. It helps to avoid over population of animals. This law differs for different places like in many cities it is established that maximum number of pets that can be allowed in a single home is 5. There are other associations which allow only 2 pets in any single family. If any person is breeding cats and dogs and has more than 6 offspring, then he is actually defying zooming law. It can also keep check on people who only keep pets for sake of profits and business.
These laws can help to prevent animal abuse and population of animals.