NJ Alert: Madison to Consider Pet Shops and Kennels Sales Restrictions – Act Now!
Friday, April 05, 2019 The Borough of Madison, New Jersey, is expected to consider a proposal, Ordinance 11-2019, that would restrict pet shops and their owners, and kennels and their operators to breeding and selling dogs and cats sourced only from licensed animal shelters and rescue organizations. The proposal uses the state definition of “kennel”, […]https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/nj-alert-madison-consider-pet-shops-kennels-sales-restrictions-act-now/ | April 5, 2019
SPECIAL NEW YORK REPORT: Dozens of Bills Impacting Dog Owners Introduced – Contact Your Legislators
April 4, 2019 Each year, the New York General Assembly introduces dozens of bills that would impact dog owners, breeders, fanciers, and sportsmen. The vast majority of these bills are re-introduced every year and never even receive a committee hearing. Due to the 2018 elections, there are many new legislators in Albany, new leaders and […]https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/special-new-york-report-dozens-bills-impacting-dog-owners-introduced-contact-legislators/ | April 4, 2019
Virginia: Potentially Harmful Tethering Amendments to Be Considered TOMORROW (April 3)
April 2, 2019 A Virginia bill that had many provisions of concern to responsible dog owners was significantly amended prior to the end of session in February, but some concerns remained. The governor has now sent Senate Bill 1025 back to the General Assembly and they will be voting tomorrow (Wednesday, April 3) on his […]https://www.akc.org/legislative-alerts/virginia-potentially-harmful-tethering-amendments-considered-tomorrow-april-3/ | April 2, 2019