PA Bill Impacting Field Trials, Winter Dog Events Passes Senate

Pennsylvania Senate Bill 373, which amends Commonwealth laws to regulate tethering and sheltering for dogs kept outdoors, passed the Pennsylvania Senate yesterday and has been transferred to the House of Representatives.

PA Bill Impacting Field Trials, Winter Dog Events Passes Senate

June 4, 2015

Pennsylvania Senate Bill 373, which amends Commonwealth laws to regulate tethering and sheltering for dogs kept outdoors, passed the Pennsylvania Senate yesterday and has been transferred to the House of Representatives.

This bill could directly impact field trials, sledding, and other outdoor winter dog sports and activities.  Read AKC’s previous legislative alert for more information on the bill. 

AKC Government Relations is continuing to closely monitor this legislation, and will provide further updates once the bill has been assigned to committee.