February 16, 2019

National Law Nº 14.346/54

National Law Nº 14.346/54 – Animal Protection Sanctioned by the National Congress on September 27th, 1954. Section 1 – Whoever inflicts any mistreatment or makes any animal a victim of cruel acts will be condemned from 15 days to one year. Section 2 – The following are considered mistreatment: 1. To not feed domestic or wild animals, referring to food amount and quality. 2. Incite them for work, through the use of instruments that can provoke unnecesary punishments or painful sensations. 3. Make them work long hours without giving them adequate rest, according to the season. 4. Use them for work even though they are not healthy enough. 5. Stimulate them with drugs that are [Read more]