animal law

Presidential candidate Julián Castro wants to end the euthanasia of healthy animals at shelters

2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro has comprehensive plans to improve animal welfare in the United States of America. Animal welfare…

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Illinois introduces first cat and dog boarding kennel law to improve safety

The governor of Illinois, JB Pritzker, signed a bill on Wednesday (Tuesday?) in response to a fire in January in…

2 weeks ago

Judge overturns 10 day jail sentence of woman who fed strays in contempt of court

Nancy Segula's 10-day jail term handed down by a magistrate for contempt of court by persisting in feeding stray cats…

2 weeks ago

People who feed stray cats can be punished more severely than people who are cruel to cats

I am thinking aloud here. There is an anomaly in some local authority ordinances in the USA. Where there is…

3 weeks ago

Owner of pet hotel breaks the law in selling 3 purebred cats at hotel

This is an interesting cat news story. It is the first of its kind as far as I am aware.…

3 weeks ago

79-year-old Ohio woman ordered to spend 10 days in the county jail for feeding stray cats

A Garfield Heights, Ohio woman has been ordered to report to the county jail on August 11 at 9 a.m.…

3 weeks ago

New York state ban on cat declawing is the biggest single USA advancement in cat welfare for a century

I will tell you why I think that the New York state ban on cat declawing is the single biggest…

1 month ago

New York State Bans Declawing. The Beginning of the End of Cat Declawing in America!

The governor of New York state, Andrew Cuomo, signed the bill into law after the state legislature passed the bill…

1 month ago

Badly injured cat is rehabilitated with tenderness and high expense but they can’t prosecute the alleged perpetrator

This is a cat story which bridges polarised attitudes and behaviours in relation to the domestic cat; on one side…

1 month ago

Pet stores challenge law making it obligatory to sell rescue animals

Fourteen Montréal pet stores are suing the city over a bylaw which makes it obligatory to sell rescue cats and…

1 month ago