How many abused animals are there each year?
1880 in 2007
Unfortunately, there are more and more abused animals each year in the world. It is important to know that in 2007 1,880 animal abuse cases were reported. Needless to say, dogs were involved in 1,212 of these animal cruelty cases. Moreover, keep in mind that 337 cats suffered at the hands of mindless humans. Do not forget that over 470 other animal species were reported to have suffered from some sort of cruelty that year. Keep in mind that more and more animals are abandoned. The main problem is that there are more and more animals in the animal shelters.