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Legislators In Maine Petition For LD 1442 To Be The Voice For Animals in Cruelty Cases

May 16th, 2019

May 14, 2019Paws Up! To Representative Donna Bailey (D–14th District) in Maine for sponsoring LD 1442 to help animals during cruelty cases. Animal cruelty is abhorrent, and it is against the law. Laws to help prosecute animal cruelty offenders are gaining ground throughout the United States. Recently, Virginia’s Governor Northam passed Tommie’s Law to increase […]

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New Jersey Governor Signs Two Animal Welfare Bills Into Law

May 15th, 2019

Paws Up! To New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy for signing S2674 and S1923 into law, improving the lives of animals in the Garden State. May 15, 2019 Last week, Governor Phil Murphy signed Bill S2674 which will allow enforcement officers to more easily seize dogs from homes that are violating tethering laws. The law states […]

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Rhode Islanders Push for Mandatory Microchipping

May 1st, 2019

Paws Up! To Rhode Island Senator Erin Lynch Prata for introducing a law that would require all dogs and cats to be microchipped. May 1, 2019 The benefits of having your dog or cat microchipped are invaluable, but most of all, it can ensure that if your animal is ever lost they can easily be […]

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Pennsylvania Cracks Down on Puppy Mills

May 1st, 2019

Paws Up! To Pennsylvania lawmakers for proposing improvements to animal cruelty laws in the state. May 1, 2019 Yesterday, animal welfare advocates were at Pennsylvania’s state capitol promoting more rigid animal cruelty legislation. One such piece of legislation is the Pennsylvania Retail Sales Bill, or Senate Bill 44, which would ban the sale of puppies, […]

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Iowa Passes New ‘Ag-Gag’ Law; Animal Welfare Investigators Are Now Trespassers

March 22nd, 2019

Paws Down! To Iowa legislators for passing a new ag-gag law, which will prevent animal welfare investigators from being able to expose the cruel truths behind puppy mills and factory farming. March 22, 2019 For decades, our society has been cracking down on the mistreatment of animals by pushing for legislation that demands better care, […]

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