The Association of Small Animal Veterinarians in Edmonton, Alberta, is gathering signatures on a petition to establish an animal cruelty investigation unit within the city's police department that works with veterinarians, social workers and health care professionals. Veterinarians in the province have a mandate to report suspected animal cruelty, but the Edmonton Humane Society no longer enforces the Animal Protection Act.
Veterinarians in Canadian city urge police to set up animal cruelty unit
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