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Animal cruelty
Sentencing for animal cruelty
  1. Gudrun Ravetz
  1. President, BVA, 7 Mansfield Street, London W1G 9NQ; e-mail:

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IN response to the Comment ‘It is time to take animal cruelty out of the ‘too difficult’ box?' (VR, March 4, 2017, vol 180, p 210), I want to clarify the BVA's policy around animal cruelty and sentencing.

Any animal abuse is heart-breaking for vets and vet nurses and we would always encourage anyone seeing cases of abuse to report it or to seek further advice where abuse may be …

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