Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Pet Law

When I moved to Columbus almost a year ago, one of the things I looked into was whether the city or Ohio had breed-specific legislation in place. My pooch came from the Humane Society, and who knows what breed she is, though she could be perceived as a "pitt bull." Fortunately, Ohio had recently amended its laws regarding breed-specific legislation right around the time I was considering moving.

Laws affecting pets are numerous, and one could start a practice dedicated exclusively to assisting pets and their owners. Consider it the perfect kind of general practice. Here are a few recent headlines for news stories where legal issues and pets have arisen:
And though these stories deal mostly with dogs, a number of firms have made a name addressing the needs of horse owners.

So, what do we have in the library to assist you?