Animal Abuse Facts – 70 Distresssing Facts About Animal Abuse
Facts about animal abuse
10,000 bulls die every year in bull fights.
Most of the 6 million horses serving the U.S. military during WWI died.
71% of the domestic violence victims report that they abuser has also abused their animals.
More than 100 million sharks, ray fish and other sea animals that are caught unintentionally by fishing trolleys are thrown back in water badly injured.
More than 25 to 100 million vertebrates of which that are closely relative to man are used for animal testing in U.S.
Each year thousands of greyhounds die, some due to selective breeding. Many dogs don’t even make it to the retirement age of 4 or 5.
90% of broiler chicken i.e. chicken meant for meat production have trouble walking due to genetic manipulation.
After the Civil War, dog fighting became prevalent in U.S., with professional pits seen in the 1860s. It was a source of entertainment for police officers and firemen.
5% of the animal abuse cases involve dogs.
Every year about 66,000 dogs and 21,000 cats are subjected to testing.