According to the survey, 80% of French people are particularly in favor of banning the sale of pets via classified ads and social networks. And to avoid the proliferation of cats and the congestion of pounds, 80% are also in favor of the obligation to sterilize stray cats with the participation of municipalities.
88% of the French are in favor of banning cage farming within 5 years and 91% want to make outside access to farmed animals compulsory within 10 years.
While a 25-year-old young woman was killed in a hunting accident during a hike last weekend, 83% of French people say they are in favor of the introduction of two days without hunting per week (including Sunday ) and during school holidays. 86% of French people say they are against hunting with hounds.
For several years, mentalities on the animal condition have been evolving. “France has long been very late on all these subjects compared to its European neighbors but for a few years, journalists, scientists, intellectuals have advanced this debate”, explains to the “Parisien” the spokesperson for the Brigitte Bardot Christophe Marie Foundation. The shocking videos of the L214 association have in particular raised awareness of the conditions in which animals are reared.