By: Yomara Pacheco
Tehuacan, Pue.-After the constant cases of animal abuse that have been recorded in this municipality, we will be applying the sanctions contained in the Regulations of Responsible Pet ownership, informed the Councilor of Municipal utilities, Pioquinto Apollinaris Leyva.
He explained that after holding a meeting with the representatives of the Association for the protection of Animals, TAC, Protection of the Environment, was determined to work in coordination for the welfare of the animals, but above all on preventive actions that contribute to respect for the right to have these living beings.
He mentioned that authorities do not seek only to punish, to sanction persons that do not comply with the regulations of the animal care, which is why they apply strategies and jobs, as well as campaigns, so that individuals know how to take care of them, the rights which have these.
He acknowledged that the situation that triggered you to really take actions in particular, was the case of the cow burned allegedly alive, however since the area of dog control was working on citizen complaints to be had about some type of abuse to pets.
He commented that the meetings between the authorities and this organization will continue to establish different guidelines that contribute to the awareness of the people in that should not only care for, but respect to the animals, because they are living beings.
He added that because the majority of citizens are unaware that in Tehuacan has a regulation for the care of the animals, in the next few days is going to spread, so do not feel surprised, when incurred in a fault and are sanctioned.