TAKE CARE OF YOUR PETS SAYS THE OPP 7/13/2017 8:00:46 AM
OPP want to remind motorists that pets matter too so keep them out of your hot car. OPP say every year there are motorists who have their pets die while they have been left in a hot and humid car. Constable Kevin Martin says many officers are called to vehicles with an overheated pet inside.
The Criminal Code of Canada says cause unnecessary suffering has a maximum sentence of 5 years in jail, injure or endanger an animal has a maximum sentence of 5 years in jail and Neglect an animal carries a maximum sentence of 2 years in jail.