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The majority of fines for animal abuse or for not wearing identifying chip archived in Valencia


In 2013 83 reports were brought by the Local Police of Valencia in cases of abuse or abandonment, of which only 6 have been processed (7.23%).

Regarding fines for not wearing an identifying microchip, of the 742 cases reported only 24 ended in fines (3.23%); and of the 118 cases reported for not picking up excrement only 35 ended in fines (29.67%).

These results, according to the sources of the Municipal Government are due to defects in the form in which the reports or appeals presented by animal owners or handlers.

Source: 20 minutos

keys Animal Law, Animal Welfare , Valencia , Animal Abuse

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