• House votes to toughen animal cruelty laws, tethering rules

    3 monthes ago - By Topix

    A set of revisions to Pennsylvania's criminal laws concerning cruelty to animals is on its way to the Senate after passage by the state House of Representatives. The bill approved Wednesday 167 to 20 would establish grades of violations up to a felony for intentionally torturing an animal or neglect or abuse that causes it severe injury or death.
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