PETITION: TELL LEGISLATURE DOGS DESERVE ADEQUATE SHELTER

Jack.jpgEvery year we receive hundreds of calls and emails about dogs left outside suffering in the extreme Texas weather. We know law enforcement, the media, and everyday Texans are sometimes helpless to do anything when they see a dog succumbing to a heat stroke.

That’s partly because every jurisdiction in Texas handles these cases different. Why? Because we do not have a single definition of “adequate shelter” that everyone can use.

If the horror stories of animals freezing to death or dying in the Texas heat haunt you, you can do something NOW.

dog-chained.png

Sign our petition: tell Texas legislators dogs deserve adequate shelter.

Passing our tethering bill next session will allow us to include a statewide definition of "adequate shelter" as a minimum standard of shelter that all pet owners should have to meet. Once we have this definition in place, local law enforcement and animal control officers will be able to act swiftly.

Please help us change the fate of Texas animals. They can’t afford to wait.

Sign and share our petition today.

 

Who's signing

David Spears
Wichita Falls
Renee Harrison
Houston
Jackie Willhide
Cleburne
Loretta Todaro
missouri city
Tammy Muir
Trinity
Alicia Rairden
League City
Davis Smith
Sachse
Cheryl Gardner
Bedford
Lori Petitt
Houston
Robert Hejl
Magnolia
Jessica Nelson
Houston
Jodi O'Hara
Houston
Carol Walker
Pollok
Lynn Jackson
Lufkin
Molly James
Bloomington
Lauren Beil
Decatur
Catherine Santos
Daly City
Gigi Ray
Arlington
Darlene Steen
Houston
Laurie Griffin
Carrollton
Monica Rojas
Pleasanton
Julie Hobbs
Amherst
Elaine Barker
Tomball
Yvonne Michalczak
San Antonio
terry treece
killeen
Sarah Gorey
Houston
15,261 SIGNATURES
GOAL: 20,000 signatures

Will you sign?

Please provide your address! It is the only way we can know your legislative districts and send you critical action regarding *your* specific lawmakers.


Showing 8419 reactions