Let’s not create bad karma for ourselves by being cruel to these voiceless, helpless animals. Hitting or beating them may turn them aggressive in self-defense, resulting in more attacking or biting.
Everyone in my family was feeling very satisfied and happy that they could help out. At times I still drive by those people to whom we distributed the blankets, and sometimes I think that they’re there happy and warm because of me and my family. They would remember this and talk about it with others and spread the kindness themselves as good deeds should not just be done, but also talked about, promoted, and spread.