（1） A Be Kind to Animals Week shall be established in order to enhance the interest and understanding of citizens in general concerning the welfare and proper care of animals, which are living beings.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（1） A local government may, pursuant to the provisions of an ordinance, establish officials with such a title as animal welfare and management official （referred to as "officials in charge of animal welfare" in the following paragraph） to perform the entry and inspection prescribed in Article 24（1） or paragraph （1） of the preceding Article and other work related to the welfare and management of animals.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（1） A person who has destroyed or injured, without reason, a protected animal shall be punished by imprisonment with work for not more than one year or a fine of not more than one million yen.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（1） The Minister of the Environment shall formulate basic guidelines for comprehensively promoting measures on the welfare and management of animals （hereinafter referred to as the "basic guidelines"）.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（1） Each prefecture shall formulate a plan for promoting measures for the welfare and management of animals in the area of said prefecture （hereinafter referred to as the "animal welfare and management promotion plan"） in conformity with the basic guidelines.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（1） Prefectural governors, etc. may appoint animal welfare promoters from among persons who have enthusiasm and knowledge regarding the promotion of the welfare of such animals as dogs and cats in the region.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（2） All children shall equally be afforded the guaranteed level of life and be kindly treated.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（2） An official in charge of animal welfare shall be an official of said local government who has expert knowledge on the proper care and keeping of animals, such as a veterinarian.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（2） The Be Kind to Animals Week shall be the period from September 20 through September 26.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
（2） A person who has committed on a protected animal such cruelty as causing debilitation by discontinuing feeding and/or watering without reason shall be punished by a fine of not more than five hundred thousand yen.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
The purpose of this Act is to engender a spirit for animal welfare among citizens and contribute to the development of a respect for life and sentiments of amity and peace by providing for the prevention of cruelty to animals, the proper handling of animals and other matters concerning animal welfare, as well as to prevent animals from causing an infringement on the life, body or property of humans by providing for matters concerning the management of animals.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
The Colombian government said it had tried to capture the hippo several times, claiming "they were carriers of disease and posed a risk to local communities", but animal rights activists and organizations demanded the resignation of Environment Minister Carlos Costa.〔【出典】Global Voices Online◆【英文】Julian Ortega Martinez ◆【和訳】Izumi Mihashi ◆【License】CC BY 3.0 〕
Since then, animal-loving Singaporeans have rallied to the cause, setting up a Facebook page appealing to Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC Member of Parliament Ms Penny Low and the AVA to stop the culling.〔【出典】Global Voices Online◆【英文】Kirsten Han ◆【和訳】Chisa Nishikawa ◆【License】CC BY 3.0 〕
【組織】Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children
The national government and local governments shall, in accordance with the purpose of the previous Article, endeavor to achieve dissemination and awareness raising with regard to the welfare and proper care of animals in coordination with each other through educational activities, publicity activities and other similar activities at such places as schools, communities and homes.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
Whenever hens deliver children （eggs）, they are eaten, furthermore, they are destined to be eaten someday anyway and yet no action is taken by groups wanting to prevent cruelty to animals.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2005年2月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT220026", "2565637"
He grieves, saying "Among the rules created by bureaucrats, there are no rules or common sense regarding dog breeding.〔【出典】Hiragana Times, 2006年12月号◆【出版社】株式会社ヤック企画 〕"HT242025", "2310192"
Her work with wildlife inspired many to protect animals.
Prefectures, etc., non-profit corporations established for the purpose of animal welfare, veterinarian organizations and any other organizations working to disseminate and raise awareness regarding the welfare and proper care of animals may form a council for promoting the appointment of animal welfare promoters in the prefecture, etc. and conducting the necessary deliberations regarding such matters as support for the activities of animal welfare promoters.〔【出典】日本法令外国語訳データベースシステム 〕
A recent undercover investigation conducted by the Humane Society of the United States found chimpanzees in a Louisiana research center being subjected to harsh treatment and painful medical experiments."VOA-T255", "2229261"