Under the supervision of mistreatment of pets, Law No. 69/2014, in force since October 2014, the National Republican Guard (GNR) through the Nature Protection Service and the Environment ( SEPNA), recorded from October 2014 until the end of June this year, 2239 complaints (248 / month and about eight / day) of pet cruelty

Of these 50 were classified under the law as crimes (average of approximately five / month); and there were 2240 cases where a contravention (average 248 / month and about eight / day), took place.

The GNR is available 24 hours / day and throughout the country coverage (mainland and autonomous regions) the “SOS Environment and Territory” line through the blue number 808 200 520 or via link, where people can report any cases that might violate the environmental legislation and / or an animal.

More detailed statistics can be found here