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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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