ACTS of animal torture, cruelty and neglect by bored children are rife and on the rise in Port Elizabeth’s northern areas and in other parts of Nelson Mandela Bay.
With this in mind, the Animal Anti-Cruelty League is launching an urgent campaign to curb potential animal cruelty during the next school holidays.
Exposed to almost weekly acts of neglect and violence against pets and stray animals, field worker and education officer for the league in Port Elizabeth, Patsy Wagner, is campaigning to halt an anticipated spike in abuse during next month’s school holidays. – Shaun Gillham
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