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How to Recognize Animal Neglect

Animal neglect can vary from physical factors to environmental clues. Educating yourself on both types of animal neglect could help an animal in need. There are dozens of situations that could be considered neglect or abuse.

Some of the physical signs of abuse or neglect could be too-tight collars, and open wounds¬†that could cause¬†infection if left untreated. Parasites, skin rashes, matted coats and malnutrition are all considered neglect. Environmental clues include animals locked in cages outside with little contact and unable to move …

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