Registros de maltratadores de animales

Escrito por Nuria Querol i Viñas.

Registros de maltratadores de animales

10 estados en USA han propuesto legislación para crear registros maltratadores de animales en 2012. Los registros de animales exigirán que las personas de 18 años o más que están condenados por delitos graves crueldad hacia los animales sean identificados y se proporcione su fecha de nacimiento,…

Mexico Considering Link Legislation

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Mexico Considering Link Legislation

Núria Querol i Viñas, M.D., founder of Spain’s national Link coalition GEVHA (Grupo para el Estudio de la Violencia hacia Humanos y Animales), has been a frequent speaker at Latin and Central American eventsto raise awareness of The Link and to institute Link programs in Spanish-speaking countries. In 2011 she was invited to speak to the Mexican government and at a National Conference on Animal Protection in Mexico.…

USA State Legislation Initiatives against cruelty to animals

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USA State Legislation Initiatives against cruelty to animals

State Legislation

Recent abhorrent crimes and abuses against companion animals have sparked an awareness of animal abuse crimes and led to the introduction of new animal abuser registry bills in several states, often inspired by a specific violent crime. Animal abuser registries are similar to those required for sex offenders. Any person convicted of an animal abuse crime in his or her respective state would be required to supply the registry with information such as name, address, and a photo. The aim of animal abuser registries is to make shelters, pet stores/dealers, and the general public aware of individuals convicted of abusing animals.…