Category: Attorney at Paw

The Only Dangerous Blockheads in Montreal Aren’t Canine

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinSomething I often tell animal advocates working with legislators is to root their arguments in facts and not appeal to emotion because factual arguments are usually more compelling to policy makers. But the issue of breed-discriminatory legislation (BDL) flips the usual script. When it comes to BDL, instead of animal advocates telling sob stories, it’s the people who want to…

Fighting Puppy Mills Together

FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedinThere was a big win for dogs last week when a Pennsylvania court struck down regulations that weakened the state’s Dog Law. The lawsuit was the culmination of years of hard work by the Animal Legal Defense Fund, a national group dedicated to protecting animals using the legal system. The 2008 Pennsylvania Dog Law increased care requirements in commercial kennels…