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Global Journal of Animal Law
Switzerland - Cruelty - Animal Protection Ordinance Minimum Requirements
Switzerland - Cruelty - Swiss Animal Protection Ordinance

Regulations on Animal Welfare based on the Swiss Federal Act on Animal Protection. This piece of legislation is comprehensive, including laws on animal husbandry, animal research, companion animals, breeding, transport and slaughter.

Switzerland - Cruelty - Swiss Federal Act on Animal Protection of March 9, 1978

The following is one of two pieces of Swiss legislation concerning animal welfare. It is highly comprehensive and covers all aspects of animal welfare including but not limited to scientific research, farming, treatment of pets, national and international animal sales. This Act clearly states that

no one shall unjustifiably expose animals to pain, suffering, physical injury or fear.