2008: A Better Year for Animal Welfare Laws - VeggieBoards
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#1 Old 01-13-2009, 09:54 AM
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Monitoring the hundreds of animal related bills that pass through state and federal government floors each year is difficult, says Stephan Otto, director of legislative affairs for the Animal Legal Defense Fund, an animal legal rights nonprofit based in California.



But some new laws reflect a changing current in the world of animal welfare, exemplifying a popular shift in attention to particular issues and abuses.



"It's been an exceptional year," said Nancy Perry, vice president of government affairs for the Humane Society of the United States.





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#2 Old 01-13-2009, 01:08 PM
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Well that's great!

Let's just hope that 2009 will be a exceptionally better year.

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