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Archive for the "Legislation" Category

Good Samaritan bills in Maryland

Legislation initiated by Best Friends in Maryland seeks to protect community cat caregivers and their charges.

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Great victories for puppies and pit bull terriers

It’s been an incredible week for the animals! Huge strides have been made in South Dakota and Chicago.

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Landmark court injunction big victory for puppies and Best Friends volunteers

California Superior Court of L.A. County issues injunction against Barkworks, accused of sourcing pets from puppy mills.

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Is Chicago next to ban the sale of puppy mill pets?

The Windy City may be next to put an end to the sale of dogs and cats from puppy mills.

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Your voice needed as legislatures consider bans on breed discrimination

Many state’s legislatures are in session right now. Some of them are considering banning breed discrimination. Take action today.

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Breed discrimination and the freedom of choice

A new national survey from Best Friends shows vast majority of Americans believe people should be allowed to own whatever dog they choose.

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A matter of fairness and justice

New ordinance proposed in Orange County, California, would mandate dogs seized from dogfighting busts be killed.

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2013: A benchmark year for Best Friends and the animals

The past 12 months have been a time of lifesaving progress for Best Friends and the animals.

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Resolution to Los Angeles TNR injunction in the works

The city of Los Angeles is considering a resolution to the TNR injunction. Your voice is needed.

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FDA proposes expanded role in pet food oversight

Food and Drug Administration considers regulating the manufacture of food intended for animals.

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