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SIGN OUR PETITION: Tell Texas Legislators Dogs Deserve Adequate Shelter

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Every 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 differently. 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.

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

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.

 

Sign and share our petition today.

 

Who's signing

Rebekah Sanchez
Del Río
Greg Carroll
Fort Worth
Charlene Stoller
Eagle pass
Catherine Boothman
Hillsboro
Trish Webster
Houston
Nancy Stevens
San Marcos
Cassandra Stone
Del Rio
Barbara Diltz
Covington
Brenda Carnes
The Woodlands
Katie Bennett
Oklahoma City
Amelia velez
San Benito
Mary Petkovsek
Longview
Susan Culver
Sugar Land
Nidia Flores
Garland
Miriam Riskind
Houston
Tiffany Jones
Del Rio
Ann Taylor
cedar park

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