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Trending—Despite Poor Record, Mandatory Spay/Neuter Proposals on the Rise

By Sheila Goffe, Director, AKC Government Relations

What do Pasadena, California; Augusta, Georgia; Madison, Wisconsin; New York City and the state of Rhode Island have in common? 917 more words

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Another look at Los Angeles animal shelter statistics

I have a couple sources for stats and I went looking for more, then put them all together.


has totals by county, and I have them all combined in an Excel spreadsheet.  355 more words


Mandatory Spay/Neuter Law in Los Angeles

This looks to me like changes in how to decide which category to record an intake.  Although, perhaps, the post 2008 change could be the result of the mandatory s/n ban resulted in people abandoning unweaned kittens instead of relinquishing them when weaned. 86 more words


Good Intentions Gone Awry

Sitting on East Green the other day and watching people walk by with shelter dogs reminded me once again how much I adore canine companionship. Dogs are cheaper, more loyal, more caring, more forgiving, and in most cases cuter than humans, and once I get out of college and get a job I anticipate getting at least one. 1,215 more words

Announcing great news for Las Vegas area pets

On Wednesday, November 19, the Las Vegas City Council passed an ordinance that mandates the spaying/neutering of dogs and cats (with certain exceptions) by four months of age. 179 more words

Heaven Can Wait Animal Society

Animals on the Lege

This legislative session is shaping up to be an exciting one for Texas animals.  Just a quick glance at the animal-related bills being considered (puppy mill licensing, mandatory spay/neuter, etc) shows that our lawmakers are carefully considering ways to improve the lives of animals in Texas.  409 more words

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