Animal Abuse Facts – 70 Distresssing Facts About Animal Abuse

Animal abuse facts for kids

Billions of animals mostly frogs are killed every year for educational purposes.

Over 2 million cats and dogs are killed for their fur in China and Hong Kong.

Thousands of dolphins are slaughtered every year at a coast in Denmark. It is kind of ritual performed in this country by the youth to mark the transition from teenage to adulthood.

European Union ban on import of any kind of seal product has reduced seal hunting in Canada to a great extent.

There were 832 cases of animal abuse reported in 2009 in the U.S.

Animals in circuses are trained to perform their acts through intimidation and physical torture.

13% of the intentional animal abuse cases involve domestic violence.

70% of the animal abusers also had records for other crimes.

Cage life frustration leads minks to self mutilate by biting their skin, tails, feet or frantically pace and circle endlessly.

Piglets are separated from their mothers when they are as young as 10 days old.