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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

Erin Santiago
Oro Valley
jeff maccarron
Flower Mound
Melissa Tavery
San Antonio
Caitlin Myers
Houston
amy henderson
Houston
Dustin Radwan
Grand Saline
Patricia Powell
Brookesmith
Sara Avila
Bastrop
Carrie Gundersen
Gloucester
Linda Curtis
Bastrop
Michael Trojan
Hemphill
Sherry Polite
New Deal
Leila Nichols
Silverdale
Sandy Leon
Plymouth
Donna Ross
Huntington Beach
Lori Roark
Lenoir City
Amy Alexander
Woodstock
Melissa Maroff
Sherman Oaks
Tara Taheri
Houston
sara ford
Dallas
Nancy Sharff
Simpsonville
Sara Berger
Willis
Corky Collins
Uvalde
Rj Collins
Uvalde
Linda Ross
DeSoto
Diane Easley
Fort Worth

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