animal abuse registry

Supporters hope it will deter abuse and keep pets from going into violent homes
"There is no existing mechanism to prevent someone convicted of animal abuse from walking into a shelter or going on Craigslist
If enforced, those convicted of animal abuse who fail to voluntarily register their names face a year in prison and a $1000
7News reports that Linda Hart an opponent of the bill with the Colorado Federation of Dog Clubs said, "We don't think it
According to the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF), the first such registry was created in Suffolk County, N.Y. just two years