inside United Kingdom Is preparing a series of reforms, -If you take them as an example- They may change the way human beings relate to the environment. In short, when this is formalized, British law Will consider All vertebrates are sentient creatures.
what does that mean? One should consider the animal’s ability to feel sad, joy, and yes, and of course, pain.
In fact, the new English law Sentient beings They will bring about changes, including how animals participate in agriculture, how they are sold across borders, how they can be used for human food and how they can be cared for as pets.
As we said, it will apply to all vertebrates: birds, fish, dogs, cats, and cows. everyone.
“This legislation will ensure that animal emotions are taken into account when formulating any government policy”, They comment British authorities in an official statement.
In addition, an expert committee will be established -Called the Animal Emotion Committee- in order to Formulate all government policies These all involve them, and according to the law itself, the authorities will be obliged to listen to and take these issues into consideration.
What impact will it have?
This is interesting because Animal feelings It will bring many changes to daily life.
For beginners, they will be banned from ivory And Shark fin.At the same time, according to protector,sell Foie gras, Because they overeat the goose during the preparation process. The export of live animals and the import of foreign animals as hunting trophies will cease.
They will also ban the use of ID chips for dogs and cats. The punishment necklace is gone.
They will develop many regulations regarding rodent traps, rabbit cages and other forms of porridge to transport livestock such as chickens or piglets.
*Information from The Guardian