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Richardson Rescue Dog to compete at Westminster on Saturday

Jimmy is an all American Mutt – the kind of loyal, devoted dog we all grew up with. He was adopted from the Richardson Humane Society in 2008, and now he’s about to make history. For the first time ever, … Continue reading

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RPOA joins AKC, TVMA, CFA, etc. opposing “sentimental value” for dogs

Remember RPOA?  They’re b-a-a-a-a-c-c-k-k.  Responsible Pet Owners Alliance, and it’s legislative arm, RPOA Texas Outreach, led the breeders who opposed the package of ordinances passed by the Dallas City Council in 2008.  They, and their friends in the AKC, NRA … Continue reading

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AVMA, TVMA, AKC, and others oppose Texas appeals court ruling that pets have “sentimental value”

It was just a few weeks ago when animal welfare advocates celebrated a Texas appeals court ruling that allowed a family whose dog was mistakenly euthanized to recover, not just the dog’s market value – as is the case with … Continue reading

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