In the Federation Council of Russia discussed the draft law on responsible treatment of animals. For this from all over the country came the experts who expressed their opinion. The Kaliningrad region was represented by the Director of the zoo Svetlana Sokolova. She answered questions from Business FM, Kaliningrad.
− Such a law will be adopted in our country for the first time. Tell us what was discussed in Moscow?
− In Russia there is no legislation that would regulate the situation with the animals, not only domestic but also topalovski, circus, official. But our attitude to animals is the litmus test for society. We have a whole bunch of problems: there are no regulations, no responsibility for the fact that animals are treated improperly, with the exception of articles in the Criminal code, which is used extremely rarely.
Attempts to enact such a law have been made repeatedly. He has passed all three readings in the State Duma in 1999. In 2000 it was approved by the Federation Council, but in the same year, it was vetoed by the President. Perhaps, it seemed that the law was insufficiently Continue reading
The Studio program “Time will tell” to discuss topics that concern everyone. One such topic – the homeless animals in the city.
The pack of stray dogs continue to attack humans, sometimes with fatal outcome. A week ago in the suburbs of Ufa were found gnawed the body of a 10-year-old boy. Most likely, the child was eaten alive by stray dogs.
In the first part of the program guests of the Studio trying to understand how to protect people from stray animals and pet dogs, whose owners are not able to control them.
The second part is devoted to the events in Ukraine. In Donetsk, despite the truce, continue the attacks, people die. Recently, the international human rights organizations expressed concern about the use in the South-East of Ukraine issetnumberofpages prohibited by international Convention.
Studio guests talk about war crimes in the Southeast of Ukraine, and also discuss the prospects for the sanctions standoff between Russia and the West, and the growth of prices for products in Russia. Continue reading
In accordance with paragraph 68 of the rules of transportation of passengers, Luggage and cargo Luggage on Federal trains, approved by Order of Ministry of Railways of the Russian Federation dated 26.07.2002 № 30 (further – Rules of transportations) are not permitted as carry-on baggage wild animals in trains and cars of all categories.
According to the article No. 1 of the Model law on the treatment of animals, adopted by order dated 31.10.2007 of the Interparliamentary Assembly of States-participants of the CIS on 29 plenary meeting (hereinafter – Model law) wild animals are mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish that live on land, in surface waters and the atmosphere in conditions of natural freedom.
Pets at home is the keeping of animals in residential premises and on the territory of residential houses as an animal companion. Pets – animals, to which man is attached and which contains at home without the purpose of profit to meet the needs in communication, aesthetic and educational purposes, as well as guide dogs, hunting dogs and hunting birds. Continue reading