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Texas House Bill 1451 Passes House - Contact Governor Perry

(Thursday, May 26, 2011)

The Texas House of Representatives voted late Wednesday to concur on the Senate amended version of HB 1451. This restrictive breeder legislation will now proceed to Governor Rick Perry for signature or veto.

The AKC urges responsible dog owners and breeders to contact Governor Perry and ask him to veto House Bill 1451.

Click here for more information and talking points on this bill.
Click here for a sample letter to personalize. Please send a copy of your letter to the AKC Government Relations Department at doglaw@akc.org.

Citizen's Opinion Hotline
[For Texas callers]:
(800) 252-9600

Information and Referral and Opinion Hotline
[For Austin, Texas and out-of-state callers]:
(512) 463-1782

Office of the Governor Fax:
(512) 463-1849

Online Comment Form
http://governor.state.tx.us/contact/assistance.aspx

Mailing Address
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P.O. Box 12428
Austin, Texas 78711-2428