Another effort is underway in Ohio to pass a law that will allow judges to issue civil or criminal orders of protection for companion animals at risk in situations of domestic violence. [Read more...]
Update September 16, 2013: The Michigan Senate has unanimously passed Grant’s Law, S.B. 354, a bill that would prohibit use of gas chambers to kill animals in shelters. It’s onto the Michigan House of Representatives! [Read more...]
Oregon Senate Bill 6 is now on the governor’s desk. The bill would increase penalties for some animal cruelty offenses and further limit access to animals by offenders. The bill’s most controversial provisions are, however, the requirements placed on animal rescues. [Read more...]
Don’t leave your dog in a car on a hot day! How many times have we heard that?
And yet, it is easy to tell yourself "I just had the air conditioning on so the car is cool and I’ll just be a few minutes". But did you know: