Animal cruelty is a tough crime to defend. After all, most people are deeply sympathetic to suffering or pain that any animal such as a dog or cat may endure, as such animals are often a great source of personal comfort, affection or loyalty. So when one is facing such a charge, damage control is often a prime objective of the defense. Until recently, there were no online classes one could take to get a start on mitigating punishment. Now there are the B.A.R.C. online classes for animal cruelty. What is involved in such classes? To read about these classes, click on the following link.