AKC: USDA/APHIS Rule Impacting Small/Hobby Breeders Advances For Executive Review
From the AKC: (Friday, May 03, 2013) The AKC has learned that United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)/Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has completed a full review of all public comments on proposed changes to federal Animal Welfare Act (AWA) regulations affecting Retail Pet Stores and Licensing Exemptions. A final version of the […]
URGENT: Illinois Crop/Dock and Breeder Regulations Bills to Be Heard on March 10 and March 11!
From the AKC: Tuesday, March 10, 2009 The AKC urges all responsible dog owners and breeders to call or email your state legislators TODAY regarding two important pieces of legislation that are scheduled for consideration on Tuesday, March 11 and Wednesday, March 12, 2009. It is crucial that constituents communicate their opposition to these measures […]