Animal laws

Another nail in the coffin of free-roaming domestic cats?

NEWS AND ANALYSIS: if you read the online news media on the subject of cats as I have over more…

1 month ago

People prevented from feeding stray cats in the UK

This is an extraordinary development as far as I am concerned. Councils in the UK are using a little-known power…

1 month ago

Citizens’ demand for freedom of choice undermines the quality of cat caregiving

I believe that with respect to cat ownership there should be a nanny state in the USA and in the…

3 months ago

City legislators encounter the problem of differentiating between feral and domestic cat

This little feral cat story, from Philip Joens of the Des Moines Register, highlights a problem which is at the…

3 months ago

RSPCA South Australia say that cat management policies by councils are totally ineffective

On my reading of the situation, RSPCA South Australia, are struggling to obtain the agreement of the federal government to…

3 months ago

How many cats can you own in Michigan?

My research indicates that you can own as many cats as you want to in the state of Michigan, USA,…

4 months ago

How many cats can you own in QLD?

The question asks how many cats can a resident own in Queensland, Australia? My research on the Internet was not…

4 months ago

Shooting domestic cats in Poland and Australia

Although the shooting of domestic cats (cats owned by individuals) occurs across the planet to varying degrees, I would like…

5 months ago

Advice to countries without animal cruelty laws: cut and paste the UK’s version

There are still some countries which do not have any animal cruelty laws. In the 21st century that's a disgrace.…

5 months ago

Lucy the little dog who dramatically improved animal welfare law

This is about Lucy's Law which came into force in the UK last week. It makes it illegal for 'third…

7 months ago