LICENSING ISSUES, MANDATORY SPAY/NEUTER, STUDIES

The Animal Council website - complete reports and documenation on San Mateo County ordinance

San Mateo ordinance fails test of time, Euthanasias up in first year reversing prior trend. from NAIA

A performance analysis of King County Animal Control Ordinance 10423 enacted in 1992. from NAIA

Low Income, The Law, and Surplus Pets

Why CFA Opposes Cat Licensing

the Dark Side of Mandatory Licensing and Neuter Laws. Nathan Winograd

Fort Worth Differential Licensing Backfires

Local governments are paying a hefty price to keep up with your pet

Athens AL repeals pet licensing ordinance

The Failure of MSN and Breeder Licensing

Licensing In North Carolina

Mandatory Spay Neuter - a Bad Idea

Connecticut Spay and Neuter. Task Force a Study in Irony By John Yates, American Sporting Dog Alliance

The Australian Veterinary Association Statement and Discussion on Mandatory Desexing

Maddie's Fund Policy on Funding Government Programs and Mandates

Alley Cat Allies position statement on MSN

American Dog Owners Association (ADOA) position statement on MSN

International Association of Canine Professionals position statement on MSN

National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors, Inc. position statement on MSN

Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association position statement on MSN

American College of Theriogenologists and The Society for Theriogenology Position Statement on Mandatory Spay-Neuter

American Herding Breeds Association Position Statement on Mandatory Spay-Neuter and Dog Ordinances

Buncombe County Mandatory Spay Neuter Ordinance - Refuting claims of success.

AKC Issue Analysis: Why Mandatory Spay/Neuter Laws are Ineffective


LIMIT LAWS

American Kennel Club - Animal Limit Laws: Better Alternatives.

Understanding the Limits on Limit Laws by Kelly Crouch, Chair, TICA Legislative Committee

Frequently Asked Questions About Limit Laws. The Animal Council

Pet Limit Laws:Closing the Door to Loving Homes

Discussion of Pet Limit Laws - No Kill Advocacy Center


BREED BANS

Dealing with breed specific legislation

Canine legislation: Can dogs get a fair shake in court?

Positive Pit Press

Rocky Mountain News, May 11, 2005. Pit bull ban may reveal unwarranted prejudice. by Bill Johnson

Breed Ban IQ test, discussion created by Paul Glassner, San Francisco SPCA

Practicality of Breed Specific Legislation in Reducing or Eliminating Dog Attacks on Humans and Dogs. by Diane Blackman

Ohio Valley Dog Owners, Inc. Breed specific legislation

Association of Pet Dog Trainers Position Statement on Breed Specific Legislation

Breed-Specific Legislation in the United States. Linda Weiss. Michigan State University College of Law (2001)

Breed-specific legislation and the pit bull terrier: Are the laws justified? Stephen Collier. Journal of Veterinary Behavior. Volume 1, Issue 1, Pages 17-22 (July 2006)

The Animal Council. Breed Specific Laws: A Basic Primer

Steve Dale: Where Pit Bulls Are Banned, Dog Bites Rise

Misperceptions Vs Reality

The Cruelest Trick Ever Played On A Breed Of Dog

Lone Star American Pit Bull Terrier Club brochure

Pick the Pit Bull game

For over 100 years Americans knew pit bulls for what they did best. Babysitting, Part 1.