Teen Ink: 'Animal Cruelty Must Stop'
Animal cruelty isn't something unheard of or unfamiliar. From athletes, to kids and even depressing television commercials, stories about animal abuse cover the media all of the time. Animals have become something that many humans have grown to love and have become a part of the normal family household. So why wouldn't we stick up for them and make a big fuss when they are getting abused? They are like family right?
This Teen Ink article is by Jennifer E. who expresses her love for animals and shares her hopes of working together to save animals and to eliminate animal cruelty.
Every day in the United States animals are beaten, neglected, or forced to struggle for survival. Left in unsanitary conditions with no food or water, they have little hope as they live out their days without the compassion they deserve. Some are found and rescued, given the chance to experience how great life and humans can be; others aren't so lucky. To grow as a nation, we must fight for these abused animals' rights and severely punish heartless owners. It is up to us to speak for these creatures who lack a voice, for who will if we don't?
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