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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

Alicia Ortego
Lakeland
Ranae Nicols
Canandaigua
Trina Pusey
Gloucester
Sofia Yeskin
Astoria
Cecilia Fernandez
Carrollton
Sharon Blankley
Lizzett Herrera
Houston
Nancy Lange
Haltom Ciry
Linda Brown
Austin
Karyn Somerville
Orlovets'
Anthony Castro
Houston
Megan Huynh
houston
Grace Segura
Wappingers Falls
Ashley Ripp
Dallas
Elena Gracia
Jacksonville
Maritza Castillo
Leominster
Lauren Weibert
Nashville
Angele Jackson
Highlands
Debora Adrian
Canwood
Gustavo Delarosa
Pasadena

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.


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