There's no consistent punishment, it's all based on what happened in each particular case but there are just some incidents that have occurred at the Jersey Shore over the last few years which are that much more shocking to see unfold.
Again, there are a number of factors involved in each case that Law Enforcement and Prosecutors take into account when learning what happened and why in each animal abuse or neglect case.
These are some of the more heinous acts that have occurred in Ocean and Monmouth Counties, from solved cases to cold cases, and everything in between.
Jersey Shore's Most Heinous Animal Crimes
You can follow Vin Ebenau on Twitter and Instagram and email news tips to email@example.com.
Have You Seen Them? Ocean County's Most Wanted
Have You Seen Them? Monmouth County's Most Wanted
Marijuana legal in NJ: How do the laws work?
Answers to common questions about legalized recreational marijuana in New Jersey and rules about underage use of weed.
NEXT: INSIDE JOE PESCI'S HILARIOUSLY OVER-THE-TOP LAVALLETTE MANSION
LOOK: GO INSIDE JON BON JOVI'S $20 MILLION MIDDLETOWN MANSION
Go Inside Mike 'The Situation's' NJ Mansion
TAKE A TOUR OF JON BON JOVI'S NEW $43 MILLION PALM BEACH MANSION
Jersey Shore Nor'easter 2021 Listener Pictures
LOOK INSIDE: The Most Expensive House in Rumson
This is the most expensive house for sale in Rumson, NJ in 2021
Peek Inside Snooki's New Toms River Waterfront Home
LOOK: See the iconic cars that debuted the year you were born
NEXT: The 100 Best Places to Live on the East Coast
KEEP READING: Here are the best places to retire in America