Another One-Size-Fits-All Bill SB551
- Published on Saturday, 06 July 2019 11:13
- Written by J. Prager
Legislator Attempts to Regulate Use of Outdoor Enclosures for Dogs with One-Size-Fits-All Proposal
Statement regarding SB551: It’s another bill written by national radical animal organizations and foisted on legislators who do not understand that different breeds have different needs. Some dogs do fine in cold weather and others will die if let out for short periods. The same with hot weather.
PFDC Supports Lost Dog Registery
- Published on Wednesday, 23 January 2019 10:59
- Written by DRC
Senator Michele Brooks has introduced SB29 mandating the creation of a Lost and Found Dog database at the Department of Agriculture. Some unscrupulous online resources were collecting data on lost and found pets, and then charging owners for the information when they came looking for help. We asked Senator Brooks to add language requiring shelters and rescues to check the database when the take-in a new pet and again when they adopt it out. We have heard many stories about owners finding their dog after the shelter had already adopted it out to a new home.
Governor Corbin Signs Flawed Animal Seizure Bill
- Published on Friday, 01 June 2012 16:55
- Written by DRC
Despite some good amendments to the Bill as requested by the Governor Corbin's office, HB82 of 2013 has a major flaw that would allow your animals to be taken from you and placed in new homes before your day in court. It is now Law!
Ag Sec Thanks PA SART and CARTs
- Published on Thursday, 25 June 2009 19:09
- Written by PDA
AG SECRETARY THANKS STATE, COUNTY ANIMAL RESPONSE TEAMS FOR HELPING CARE FOR SEIZED DOGS
HARRISBURG - Department of Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff today thanked more than 50 volunteers who donated time and resources this week to help care for 216 dogs that were seized from the Almost Heaven Kennels in Emmaus, Lehigh County.