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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

Julie Nguyen
Houston
Alyssa Massaro
Henderson
Micaela Cochrane
Fredericksburg
Patricia Garrett
Franklin
Susan Brooks
League City
Jennifer Fountain
Deer Park
Denise Burns
Houston to
Gritzel Segarra
Yonkers
Sandra Madril
San Jose
Debbie Maiurro
Colorado Springs
Valerie Quella
Magnolia
Julie Vasquez
Deer Park
Amy Smyrl
Houston
Emily Lucas
Saint Charles
Melissa Smith
Deer Park
Amanda Bowlin
Kingwood
Alberto Fernández
Thousand Oaks
Heather Burns
Spring
Megan Lyons
Katy
Uyen Truong
Spring
Bren Leach
Brazoria
Amanda Gilliland
Dadeville
Andrea Larkin
Keller

Will you sign?

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