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a cruel act or an instance of cruel behavior

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Besides, he reminded in his order that the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Act, 1890 (in short, PCA Act) held the field wherein whipping, beating, kicking or otherwise treating any animal cruelly was punishable.
Under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animal Act, 1890, which was passed for entire Subcontinent, the incharge veterinary officer of a particular area had powers to take action against animal abusers,' he said.
A draft law on the enforcement responsibility for cruelty to animals, along with a number of activities for sterilization programs for the homeless animals, was developed.
Naresh Kadyan, representative of the IOPA -- an NGO associated with the UN Department of Public Information-- said that they had been seeking the government to do away with Section 28 from the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, 1960.
is being sought on a warrant charging him with two counts of cruelty to animals and two counts of killing, maiming or poisoning an animal, according to Lt.
The inspectors investigate reports of cruelty to animals, while the ACOs collect and recover animals following calls to the society's National Control Centre (NCC).
AT a time when campaigns against cruelty to animals have had some successes and some setbacks, Animal Aid's message is that all cruelty to animals needs to be stopped - and it gets results.
You just had the carpets cleaned, you're going to have 70 guests at a party and relatives coming in from out of town,' '' said Madeline Bernstein, president of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Los Angeles.
Dear Editor, - I deplore cruelty to animals and am certainly no supporter of fox hunting, or unnecessary use of animals in the testing of drugs, but I sometimes wonder whether we have our priorities right.
Now it seems it's no longer landmines that obsess Mills, but cruelty to animals - to which end she caused havoc on the streets on New York last with her agitator friends from PETA .
The latest volume in the "International Organizations" series, The ASPCA introduces young readers to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, and the work this organization does to promote humane treatment of animals nationwide.
Matthew Stanton, spokesman for the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, protesting a new gummi candy from Kraft Foods Inc.
Researchers at England's Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) raised six orphaned harbor seal pups, Phoca vitulina (FO-ka vit-yoo-LIE-nah).
WELL done to the Daily Mirror and Animal Defenders for exposing Dickie Chipperfield's cruelty to animals, this time in France (February 13).
Cruelty to animals is wrong as I am sure most people would agree,but what about cruelty to human beings