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Anderson County, SC Meeting Tomorrow (8/29) on Breeder Ordinance

(Wednesday, August 28, 2013)

The Anderson County (SC) Animal Board will meet on Thursday, August 29, 2013 for the following purpose: “To hear from all elements of the community that are concerned about the health and welfare of dogs being sold through ‘puppy mill’ operations.” The goal is to develop a county ordinance.

What you can do:
Responsible dog owners, exhibitors, and breeders in Anderson County are encouraged to attend the meeting, share your valuable knowledge and experience, and become part of this lawmaking process.

Anderson County Animal Board Meeting:
August 29, 2013
6:00 p.m.
Historic Court House
101 S. Main Street
Anderson, SC 29624

For a copy of the meeting agenda, contact Gloria Driver, Council Clerk, 864-260-4062, gjdriver@andersoncountysc.org.

Resources:
Issue Analysis: Responsible Breeding Practices
Issue Brief: The Value of Responsible Dog Breeders
Informational 2-page Handout: Safe Housing for Dogs

Members of the Animal Board:
Thomas F. Allen, Animal Board Chairman and Council Member, District 4
Phone: 864-964-9976
district4@andersoncountysc.org and thomas9976@charter.net

Francis M. Crowder, Sr., Council Chairman, District 1
Cell: 864-958-1470
district1@andersoncountysc.org and fmctech@charter.net

Tommy Dunn, Council Member, District 5
Phone: 864-844-3765
district5@andersoncountysc.org

For questions or more information, please contact AKC Government Relations at (919) 816-3720 or doglaw@akc.org.