New Animal Welfare Law to be Gazetted in First Half of 2015

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New Animal Welfare Law to be Gazetted in First Half of 2015

The new animal welfare law is set to be gazetted in the first half of this year, 2015. The new law will have heavier penalties for animal abusers.

According to Agriculture and Agro-based Industry Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob, the Malaysian government is in the middle of firming up the management of animal welfare through formulation of laws, rules, regulations and codes of practice.

“This law is intended to promote animal well-being and responsible ownership as well as handling of animals.”

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Source: Bernama

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Tutu Dutta

Thank goodness! Finally a Law which makes sense (Y)

Choo Keang Wooi

Yes…not a mere chicken feed fine….I still remembered the lady that use her high heel to kill a kitten years ago….

Lilian Tan

And so we hope. Still no action taken on the murderers of Sabah’s 14 pygmy elephants in 2012!

Teh Mathew

taro hen tidur wei candu kan koya

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