Lancaster County is one of several Pennsylvania counties listed as having the most animal cruelty offenses. Due to the popularity of farming in the area, the rights of farm animals and livestock are often compromised. In Lancaster County, farming holds a significant role to its community. However, most do not know of the severity of abuse that these farm animals, as well as livestock, endure. The severity of this issue ranges from poor living conditions, to livestock being sent to be slaughtered after they are of no use to the farmer. These animals are and will continue to suffer, but with your signature, we will move one step closer to ending this abuse.