The maximum sentence for crimes of animal cruelty is six months in prison. (Eng./Wales) Clearly, no deterrent to horrendous acts of animal cruelty and is not working. Lenient sentencing persuades other animal abusers that the law is on
S.J. Res 18 will revoke the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) rule that would prohibit controversial and scientifically unjustified (CRUEL) killing methods on over 76 million acres of federal lands in Alaska. (hibernating bears, denning wolf cubs)
Anna secured a Private Members Bill in Parliament and tabled new legislation to increase the maximum sentences available to the court for animal cruelty offences.
This Bill is scheduled to be debated in Parliament on Friday 24th February 2017.
From watching brown bears fish for salmon in Katmai to spotting elusive wolf packs in Denali, Alaska's national park sites offer incredible wildlife experiences for millions of visitors from the state and around the world each year.
In what's becoming a trend, the Trump administration is walking back another one of its controversial actions following extensive outrage from the public. This time, the USDA has begun reposting deleted documents to its publicly available database.
Beloved pets Sativa and Sargent could be put down after police officers seized them because of fears they were dangerous. Furious owner is counting the cost after her pets were seized on the street and caged for looking like a banned breed.
Ignoring the findings of environmental organisations, its contractual compliance with CITES, a worldwide online petition and its own strategic plan for rhinos, the Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) is about to open the door ... cont ...