What is dog baiting? – We got this question about dog baiting, and we decided to write something on that-dog baiting.
Before we go into details, what dog baiting is; I’ll like you to know what a bait dog means or is.
What is a bait dog?
A bait dog is a dog that is used to train other dogs to fight.
Typically, the “bait dog” is usually chained up and kept very weak while other dogs continuously attack and bite them in various parts of their body.
When the “bait dog” becomes too weak to fight back or retaliate, they are dumped and left to die in pains.
Now that we have known what a “bait dog” is; Let us now look at dog baiting.
What is dog baiting?
History of dog baiting
Dog baiting has been a part of animal baiting, which has a history during various periods of history.
In various cultures and parts of the world, different types of animal baiting exist.
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Facts known about baiting can be traced or linked to England in the Middle Ages, although the act has not been legalized there for some time.
However, dog baiting is still practiced in parts of the world, including some parts of Central Asia.
Restrictions of dog baiting
- South Sudan: In Sudan, there is a Criminal Code that clearly stands against arranging, promoting, or organizing fights between animals such as; cocks, rams, bulls, dogs, or other domestic animals. The law states that anyone encouraging such acts(animal baiting), shall be sentenced to imprisonment for a term, not more than two months or with a fine, upon conviction.
- Islamic Religion is against the baiting of animals for either entertainment or for gambling.
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