What are the Texas laws against animal cruelty?

The State of Texas does not tolerate animal cruelty. Texas Penal Code, Section 42.09 spells out what constitutes animal cruelty and it includes violations such as neglect, abandonment, injury, and torture, among other abuses. Follow the link below to learn more.

State of Texas Penal Code – Section 42.09; Animal Cruelty


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