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blood sport

any sport involving the killing of an animal, esp hunting
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An SIU inspector said: "Badger baiting and animal fighting are far more common than people would think and anyone engaging in this barbaric activity is inflicting unimaginable pain on the animals involved.
Of special importance are penalties for taking children to animal fighting events.
[section]2156, Animal Fighting Provision of Animal Welfare Act; 49 U.S.C.
Photographer Nelis Wolmarans, 41, spotted the animal fighting off the crocs after it strayed from the herd on the annual migration at Maasai Mara reserve in Kenya.
UK-wide calls to the RSPCA about animal fighting have risen by nearly one third over the past five years, from 449 reports in 2010 to 594 instances in 2014.
"I've been investigating organised animal fighting for more than a decade and it still disgusts me, knowing that there are individuals who continue to take pleasure in watching animals brutally fight each other, often causing horrific and sometimes fatal injuries.
CALLS to the RSPCA reporting organised animal fighting have gone up by a third in the past five years with the West Midlands topping the list for reports of animal cruelty.
Since 1954, the charity has confronted large-scale animal cruelties, unreachable by local shelters, such as puppy mills, animal fighting, factory farming, seal slaughter, horse cruelty, captive hunts and the wildlife trade.
McGovern's provision now enacted, it will fortify the federal law against organized and barbaric dogfighting and cockfighting rings, and help law enforcement crack down on the entire cast of characters involved in animal fighting.
A new law in Nebraska prohibits a person convicted of an animal fighting offense from owning any animal for at least five years.
It covers the veterinarian's legal role and responsibilities, various types of injuries, animal fighting, postmortem changes and the postmortem interval, and other topics.
The day after the animal fighting comments were publicized, it came out that King also decided to revisit the GOP's favorite criticism of President Barack Obama: that he was not actually born in the United States.