Jackson TN Seeks To Impose Anti-Pet Ordinance & Criminalize Dog Ownership
October 13, 2009 by admin23
Filed under Anti-Pet Laws, Local Ordinances, Mandatory-Spay-Neuter
The Jackson, Tennessee city council is considering an anti-pet ordinance that criminalizes pet ownership, violates the constitutional rights of local dog-owning citizens, and will increase the number of pets euthanized.
The American Rottweiler Club is adamantly opposed to anti-pet legislation as ineffective and even dangerous in the prevention of dog bites and the protection of animals.
Mashpee, MA Residents Urge Discriminatory Anti-Pet Law & Pitbull Ban
October 9, 2009 by admin23
Filed under Anti-Pet Laws, Breed-Specific Legislation, Local Ordinances
The Town of Mashpee, MA is urging the City Council adopt an anti-pet law, including a ban on pit bulls. The American Rottweiler Club is adamantly opposed to breed-specific legislation as ineffective and even dangerous in the prevention of dog bites.
The American Rottweiler Club’s Formal Letter Of Opposition To Anti-Pet Bill NC SB 460
July 9, 2009 by admin23
Filed under Anti-Pet Laws, Official ARC Response
The American Rottweiler Club is adamantly opposed to the cruel and inhumane treatment of dogs, the exploitation of innocent animals, and illegal, sub-standard breeding operations.
We therefore respectfully submit our official and unequivocal opposition to North Carolina SB 460 and to any other bill which makes criminals out of law-abiding, tax-paying citizens and home and hobby breeders, or anyone owning intact dogs.
North Carolina SB 460 – Anti-Pet Bill Criminalizes Dog Ownership
July 6, 2009 by admin23
Filed under Anti-Pet Laws, State Bills
North Carolina Senate Bill 460 is an anti-pet bill sponsored by freshman Senator Don Davis and supported by North Carolina Senators Tom Apodaca (Buncombe), Julia Boseman (New Hanover), Daniel Clodfelter (Mecklenburg), Charlie Dannelly (Mecklenburg), Linda Garrou (Forsyth), David Hoyle (Gaston), Neal Hunt (Wake), Clark Jenkins (Edgecombe), Ellie Kinnaird (Orange), Martin Nesbitt (Buncombe), Tony Rand (Cumberland), Bob Rucho (Mecklenburg), RC Soles (Brunswick), Josh Stein (Wake).
The American Rottweiler Club urges members and pet owners alike to contact North Carolina State elected representatives to immediately oppose this bill.