Ohio Senate Bill 130, which would establish licensing and regulations for “high volume breeders” is scheduled for two hearings next week (September 11 and September 12) in the House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee.
Numerous positive amendments were made in… Continue reading
USDA/APHIS COUNTDOWN: ONLY 10 DAYS LEFT TO COMMENT
AKC Government Relations Department
Friday, July 06, 2012
Yesterday, a proposed change to how the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)/Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) may administer federal Animal Welfare Act (AWA) regulations affecting “Retail Pet Stores and Licensing Exemptions” was published to the Federal Register.… Continue reading
Early next week, the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) of United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) will be releasing for public comment a new interpretation of portions of existing regulations for the federal Animal Welfare Act.
In… Continue reading