300 People gathered in tribute to the cat Caramel
Friday, February 21, nearly 300 people met in the streets of Angers, Maine-et-Loire, in memory of the cat Caramel, tortured by a restorer and euthanized because of his too serious injuries, reports the Parisian .
Together with the association United Force and Animal Rights (FUDA), the initiator of the rally, they shouted their anger at the sentence deemed insufficient for the man who sprayed the poor animal with soda
" Inadequate punishment for the suffering suffered by Caramel "
4 months of ison suspended and a fine of 273 euros : this sentence pronounced the day after that of Farid Ghilas, cat launcher sentenced him to 1 year in prison, caused a lot of emotion and disappointment.
" This sentence is insufficient in view of the suffering suffered by Caramel . We are here to sensitize the opinion and the magistrates on the question of the animal right , declared Marie Sornais, delegate of Vendée of the association Fuda.
The singer Stone , spokesperson of 269 Life France, an organization that called for an appeal trial, was also in the procession.
But at the same time, an interview with François Hollande granted to France Agricole provoked the The President of the Republic, who had raised this possibility during his election campaign, declared not to consider revising the law to change the status of animals . the civil code
" Much effort has been made for animal welfare without the need to translate it into law" believes François Hollande.