The Link: Abuse of animals and violence to humans

The Link Coalition of Germany, Austria and Swiss is formed to inform, to work together and to connect people, scientists, authorities for a better and safer world for animals and humans.

Thousands of animals are abused and maltreated, since they are in the position of the weaker, and often in the context of child abuse or family/partner violence.


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TO WORK WITH ANIMALS?

AFFECTED BY ABUSE?

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Animal abuse does not exist in isolation.

Investigating whether animal abuse poses a threat to humans identifies and protects at-risk individuals.

In the UK, this concept was applied to children at risk, of whom 86% were previously unknown to the authorities. They were "hidden" and saved. In Italy, the application of this concept led to an increase in penalties for animal abusers.

 

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