Rescue Puppy

PUBLIC ADVICE & FAQ

SMACC Public Advice

Please explore this page to learn more about what you can do to help fight animal cruelty on social media platforms. You can also read our FAQs. 

If you would like to tell us about cruelty content that you have seen, please head to our public reporting page.  

 
What can I do to help?

There are many ways you can help. Here are our suggestions: 

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Please also make your voice known and sign our petitions and write to the platform concerned. Never underestimate the power of your voice!

  • Sign our petitions: We have three ongoing online petitions appealing to media giants YouTube, Facebook and TikTok, asking them to put in place robust systems to monitor for cruelty content, to stop promoting and monetising such videos, and to remove any cruel content from their platforms.  Sign here!

  • Write to the platforms: Members of the public should never underestimate the power of the written word.  Please help us by voicing your concerns to platforms by writing a letter or sending an email.

Frequently asked questions

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