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HB 1261 - Mississippi's Anti Pit Bull Proposition Explained

Mississippi House Bill 1261 Explained

AN ACT TO CREATE CRIMINAL AND CIVIL PENALTIES FOR FAILING TO KEEP DANGEROUS DOGS SECURELY CONFINED AND UNDER RESTRAINT, AND FOR FAILING TO MEET CERTAIN REQUIREMENTS DESIGNED TO PROTECT THE PUBLIC; TO DEFINE “DANGEROUS DOG” FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ACT. 743 more words

Animals

BE the Change....

I am writing tonight to share an update on our rescue: why it’s been silent so long, where we have been and where we plan on going. 1,964 more words

Rescue Topics

The Dog Law - are you upto date?

After attending a recent talk by Trevor Cooper about the Dog Law and how it has changed has got me thinking more and more about what is percieved to be a ‘dangerous dog’ and how others interpret the new legislation. 178 more words

Dog Behaviour

Misuse, misunderstanding of service dog law create troublesome gray area — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine

Judi Bayly’s service dog, Kira, goes everywhere her owner goes. She has to — the calm Irish setter is crucial to the well-being and freedom of Bayly, who has multiple sclerosis and diabetes. 337 more words

Dangerous Dog

The law really is an ass sometimes

When I was a child we used to say ‘sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me’.  Rather a stupid saying really because words can hurt, but we knew what we meant. 710 more words

PAWS For Thought

ENUMCLAW: Enumclaw City Council upholds city’s long-standing ban on pit bulls | Local Government | The News Tribune

The controversial ban on pit bulls in one King County city will remain.

Enumclaw is one of a handful of cities that bans pit bulls and the Enumclaw City Council was looking at an ordinance to end the ban Monday night. 404 more words

Dangerous Dog

Disabled face discrimination as fake service dogs on the rise | News - Home

It’s the latest trend in pet accessories, and it’s based on deception.

A growing number of dog owners are dressing their pets up in fake service vests to gain access to public spaces. 513 more words

Dangerous Dog