Category Archives: Dog Safety Laws

Who Needs Animal Experts. Just Call A Lawyer Instead!

A Judge in Alabama has ordered the euthanasia of 33 dogs. He did it not because the dogs have injured anyone or caused any harm. No, in sending 33 dogs to their death Court District Judge Allan Furr was satisfied

Who Needs Animal Experts. Just Call A Lawyer Instead!

A Judge in Alabama has ordered the euthanasia of 33 dogs. He did it not because the dogs have injured anyone or caused any harm. No, in sending 33 dogs to their death Court District Judge Allan Furr was satisfied

Animal Rescuers Beware – A ‘Stray’ Dog Is Stolen Property!

Imagine, you come across an unwell, malnourished dog in the street. The first instinct would be to provide care and a loving home. The problem is, as this activist found out – if you take a ‘stray’ dog home, you

Animal Rescuers Beware – A ‘Stray’ Dog Is Stolen Property!

Imagine, you come across an unwell, malnourished dog in the street. The first instinct would be to provide care and a loving home. The problem is, as this activist found out – if you take a ‘stray’ dog home, you

Want Home Protection? Get A Dog!

In these uncertain times home owners are increasingly concerned about their safety. More are turning away from traditional protection tools and towards trained guard dogs. And for a good reason: “Croft’s company trains dogs for personal protection, as well as

Want Home Protection? Get A Dog!

In these uncertain times home owners are increasingly concerned about their safety. More are turning away from traditional protection tools and towards trained guard dogs. And for a good reason: “Croft’s company trains dogs for personal protection, as well as

You Dog Could Be Your Biggest Liability!

You may be surprised to know that a third of all home owner insurance liability claims are made over dig bites! “The cost of dog bite claims rose a whopping 53.4 percent from 2003 to 2011 according to the Insurance

You Dog Could Be Your Biggest Liability!

You may be surprised to know that a third of all home owner insurance liability claims are made over dig bites! “The cost of dog bite claims rose a whopping 53.4 percent from 2003 to 2011 according to the Insurance

The System Is Broken! What More Proof Do You Need!

“A toddler was so badly mauled in a vicious dog attack that her tongue was left poking through a gaping hole in her cheek. But the owner of the Labrador collie, which savagely clamped its jaws around Lucy Harris’ face,

The System Is Broken! What More Proof Do You Need!

“A toddler was so badly mauled in a vicious dog attack that her tongue was left poking through a gaping hole in her cheek. But the owner of the Labrador collie, which savagely clamped its jaws around Lucy Harris’ face,

One Journalist’s Journey Into Delusion

I have never heard of Jake Wallis Simmons. According to the tagline appended to ‘The Telegraph’ article Mr Simmons has written, he is a published author. Still whatever books he has published, maybe he should stick to book writing and

One Journalist’s Journey Into Delusion

I have never heard of Jake Wallis Simmons. According to the tagline appended to ‘The Telegraph’ article Mr Simmons has written, he is a published author. Still whatever books he has published, maybe he should stick to book writing and

Could The Internet Be Fueling The Rise In Dog Thefts

First the bad news: the number of dog reported stolen in the US is skyrocketing! And now the good news: with the help of the interned and social networks more dogs are returned home then ever before… That’s how the

Could The Internet Be Fueling The Rise In Dog Thefts

First the bad news: the number of dog reported stolen in the US is skyrocketing! And now the good news: with the help of the interned and social networks more dogs are returned home then ever before… That’s how the

Is This Animal Abuse?

If giving children too much food is ‘child abuse’ these days, is giving dogs too much food ‘animal abuse’? “A portly Labrador retriever, thought to perhaps be the fattest dog in the United Kingdom, is being slimmed down thanks to

Is This Animal Abuse?

If giving children too much food is ‘child abuse’ these days, is giving dogs too much food ‘animal abuse’? “A portly Labrador retriever, thought to perhaps be the fattest dog in the United Kingdom, is being slimmed down thanks to

Your Dog Could Have You Charged With Murder!

It is often said that keeping a dangerous dog is like owning a loaded gun. In South Africa they are taking that literally: “It’s been suggested that murder charges should be brought against dog owners if their animals bite people

Your Dog Could Have You Charged With Murder!

It is often said that keeping a dangerous dog is like owning a loaded gun. In South Africa they are taking that literally: “It’s been suggested that murder charges should be brought against dog owners if their animals bite people

Compelling Vets To Report Pit Bulls Will Only Help Hide The Problem

It is a fact that currently Veterinarians are not required to report illegal (unregistered, undeclared) pit bull to authorities. I regularly see pit bull -type dogs and my policy is to care for the animal and keep my mouth shut

Compelling Vets To Report Pit Bulls Will Only Help Hide The Problem

It is a fact that currently Veterinarians are not required to report illegal (unregistered, undeclared) pit bull to authorities. I regularly see pit bull -type dogs and my policy is to care for the animal and keep my mouth shut