Animal abuse is an increasingly recognized issue throughout the world and makes headlines every year. The plight of animals is well documented, but the hidden cost to those who help is not fully understood. This practical handbook covers definitions, types and explanations of forms of animal abuse, and then examines the impacts of animal abuse on professionals and provides coping strategies. The book concludes with a guide to dealing with animal abuse, including providing first aid for common emergencies and dealing with the human abusers.Definitions Animal abuse is the deliberate harm, neglect or misuse of animals by humans resulting in the animals suffering physically and/or ... Physical abuse can be active (including mutilation and assault) or passive (such as failure to provide food and water) ... 1.1. Venn diagram showing overlap 1 What is Animal Abuse?
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