Animal cruelty refers to the intended violence and miserliness towards the animals. In many countries animals are ill-treated. There are many organizations that take actions against such cruelty towards animals. According to studies, animals kept in zoos are not treated well and this can also be treated as cruelty against animals. Today, animal cruelty as become an international concern. Animals are subjected to harsh treatments because of human needs. This treatment has led to many deaths and this will continue with an increase in human pollution which needs to be addressed at the earliest.
The following are the ways in which animal cruelty can be reduced:
- Adopting a pet.
- Donating to the rescue groups.
- Report animal abuse or cruelty if witnessed.
- Demanding for stricter laws for the protection of animals.