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New UK Laws Will Recognize Animals as Sentient Beings

Published May 18 2021 at 4:55 PM GMT
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  • New UK Laws Will Recognize Animals as Sentient Beings It's obvious to many pet owners that their pets experience emotion and show affection.
  • However, animals are rarely recognized in law as sentient beings—conscious creatures who are aware of feelings and sensations.
  • In the United Kingdom, 50 animal welfare charities have successfully lobbied and collaborated with the government to fix this oversight.




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  • Published May 18, 2021 4:55 PM GMT