Cruelty to animals is the deliberate and malicious infliction of physical or mental harm resulting in suffering, which could be fear, pain, discomfort, disease, injury or behavioral distress.
Not providing clean water and sufficient nutritious food.
Abandoning an animal.
Leaving an animal to suffer if it is sick or hurt.
Leaving an animal in a vehicle, especially in hot weather.
Using firecrackers near animals.
Hitting or kicking an animal.
Keeping an animal in dirty and unhealthy conditions.
Dogfighting and cockfighting.
Overloading cart horses and donkeys.
Poor handling and transportation of farm animals.