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Aloka
16 Apr 22, 20:19
From the Buddhist Door website:


New UK Law to Formally Recognize Animals as Sentient Beings

By
Craig C Lewis



https://www.buddhistdoor.net/news/new-uk-law-to-formally-recognize-animals-as-sentient-beings/


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woodscooter
17 Apr 22, 16:42
I am so pleased to hear this news.

As I understand it, the EU already recognises animals as sentient beings. When the UK left the European Union, animal sentience was not carried over into new UK legislation.

Now that omission has been corrected.