It should not be forgotten that it is not only the human being who must be protected from the animal, but also, unfortunately, the animal in many cases from the human being. Animal protection is regulated in the Animal Protection Act (TierSchG). It is stipulated that animals must not be mistreated and that they must be kept in a manner appropriate to their species. Those who violate the German Animal Law Act TierSchG are threatened with sensitive fines. In the case of particularly serious infringements, prison sentences and the prohibition of animal husbandry can be considered. >> read more.