|May 20, 2010||Posted by russmead under Spay-Neuter|
|November 21, 2009||Posted by russmead under Spay-Neuter|
By a vote of 5-2, the Las Vegas, Nevada city council has passed an ordinance requiring residents as of April 1, 2010 to spay/neuter their dogs and cats 4 months of age or older. Mayor Oscar Goodman supports the new law.
There are some exceptions:
|June 6, 2009||Posted by russmead under Spay-Neuter|
(Excerpts from a press release issued by Alley Cat Allies are reprinted with permssion.)Â
A new study in the Journal of the American Veterinary Association reports that the vast majority-at least 80%-of pet cats in U.S. households are neutered, with middle-to higher-income households reporting rates of over 90%.
|April 6, 2009||Posted by russmead under Spay-Neuter|
Update June 2: This bill, AB 15,has now become law, after passing with overwhelming majorities in the Assembly (31-11) and the Senate (21-1).
The bill passed without exemptions for a number of dogs that had been proposed by breeder groups.
For more, read Animal Law Coalition’s original report below.