Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month Proclamation

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month Proclamation  

WHEREAS, Animals  play an important roles in our lives, for many they find comfort and security for their well being because of the presence of animals; and

WHEREAS, Although Animals play such a significant role in our lives, there have been instances where animals are neglected and abused; and

WHEREAS, The month of April is dedicated to spread awareness of the abuse and neglect that animals may endure. It is a time for us to show our appreciation to animals; and

WHEREAS, Here are Upper Darby, we care about the lives of animals we support penalties against those proven responsible for the intentional abuse of domestic and companion animals.; and 

WHEREAS, We need to recognize and be aware of the connection between animal cruelty and human violence. This in turn can help and protect those who are vulnerable;

NOW, THEREFORE I, Barbarann Keffer, Mayor of Upper Darby Township, do hereby proclaim the fourth month of 2022 April, as

Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month  

in Upper Darby and urge our community to dedicate and appreciate animals working together to prevent, recognize, and report signs of animal abuse to protect all animals from abuse and neglect.



Barbarann Keffer, Mayor

Upper Darby Township

Delaware County, Pennsylvania

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