Ukraine aligns its legislation on veterinary medicine and products with EU law

On March 21, 2023, the new Law of Ukraine on Veterinary Medicine (the law) comes into force subject to the transitional provisions listed below. The law aims to bring Ukrainian…

Amended HK law requires driver to stop after hitting a cat or dog

HONG KONG (China Daily / Asia News Network): Drivers must stop the vehicle after hitting a cat or dog as the Road Traffic Ordinance (amendment) 2021 comes into effect on…

Aurora police use dog to arrest man wanted for violating ‘red flag’ law

Pictured: Christopher Gott. Photo provided by the Aurora Police Department. AURORA | Arapahoe County prosecutors are preparing a criminal complaint against a 34-year-old Aurora man who is accused of violating…

Service dog helps disabled law enforcement retiree after suicide scare

CALDWELL, Idaho – Tony Eason worked in law enforcement for 20 years, most of them as a deputy to the Ada County Sheriff’s Office, but he lost his leg in…

Pittsburgh council advances law banning cat declawing surgery

In Pittsburgh, cat declawing could soon be banned. Under the laws tabled by the city council on Wednesday, the operation, which many veterinarians say causes behavior problems and long-term pain…

Veterans with PTSD could get service dogs from VA under new law

Veteran David Crenshaw and his service dog Doc at a press conference in Capitol Hill promoting the House Act, HR 1022, the Puppies Assisting Wounded Servicemembers Act, or PAWS Act,…

Tsai mulling law revision after Taiwan euthanizes 154 smuggled pet cats

Taipei, Aug. 22 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said late Saturday that she was saddened by the government’s decision to cease 154 domestic cats that had been smuggled into the…

Shipment of Neonatal Exotic-Cat Cubs Violates the Law

Even if the practice endangers young animals and violates the handling regulations of the Federal Animal Protection Act, Roadside zoo workers often tear exotic kittens away from their mothers so…

Police failing to solve almost all dog thefts, as Kennel Club seeks change to law

According to official figures, police cleared up just two percent of dog thefts in the UK last year. Dog adoption rates hit record highs during the 2020 lockdowns, but the…

Carson City Couple refuses to turn over stolen family cat, leading to questions on law enforcement, animal control jurisdiction | Carson City Nevada News

Imagine your family cat goes outside one night, gets frightened, and runs away. They search for him day and night, publish leaflets, offer rewards, contact every lost and found page…