Written by Katie Spicer
M.i. Media used Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to cost effectively drive engaged people to a petition asking Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, to increase the most severe animal cruelty sentences from 6 months to 5 years.
Since the campaign, Battersea’s Chief Executive Claire Horton said: “We believe a five-year maximum sentence is far more appropriate and to the credit of the Government they have listened. We look forward to seeing the Bill laid before Parliament this year.”