According to the ASPCA blog…Hard work by legislators, the animal welfare community and animal advocates helped bring many wonderful state-level bills over the finish line in 2009. Many states continued to pass anti-animal fighting laws, multiple states passed laws to restrict tethering, increase penalties for intentional acts of animal cruelty and allow pets to be included in court-issued orders of protection. The organization has listed all the laws that were passed to help in the mission to protect our nation’s animals from cruelty and neglect. Check out details on all the passed laws and see what kind of progress your state made. The full list is on the ASPCA website HERE.
We’re all heard that pets are good for your health, but how exactly? Some health benefits of owning a pet are: Pets alleviate loneliness. Loneliness is one of the biggest obstacles to recovery from illnesses such as heart disease. Patients who suffer heart attacks but own pets are likely to have five times the survival […]
One of a pet owner’s first priorities is keeping his/her pet healthy. Here you will find resources about pet health in general as well as for specific types of pets. Contents 1 General Pet Health 2 Dog Health 3 Cat Health 4 Bird Health 5 Horse Health 6 Diets 7 External links General Pet Health […]
We know that everyone makes mistakes that may have unintentional consequences. There may be a time when we come up against a veterinarian who is uncaring and incompetent and causes harm – injury or death – to our pet. When your beloved pet is involved in such a situation, it can be devastating. You can […]