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Stop abusing animal rights now

Jeswan Kaur

Published
Modified 2 Jun 2010, 7:13 am

In 2005 when Sheena the German Shepherd dog was left to die by her owner, the punishment he received was a mere slap on the wrist.

That traumatic incident sparked calls for the Animal Ordinance to be revamped but little interest was shown by the federal government to put in place severe penalty for those who abused their pets.

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