animal abuse registry

  • Attack on Husky inspires possible Michigan abuse registry

    Attack on Husky inspires possible Michigan abuse registry

    Michigander Matt Falk will never forget his dog Logan, a Siberian Husky Falk remembers as a sweet boy and a great friend, a dog with his own unmistakable unique qualities. “[Logan was] a talker and a lover,” Falk recalls fondly. “He just loved going out. We couldn’t have asked for a better Husky.” But in […]

  • Animal-abuse registry proposed for New York City

    Animal-abuse registry proposed for New York City

    According to the Los Angeles Times, New York City is considering legislation to start a registry for animal abusers. City Council Member Peter F. Vallone, Jr. introduced the bill on September 12. Similar to a sex offender registry, convicted animal abusers would have their name, photograph, and home address posted on an online registry that […]

  • Animal abuse registry — and why the HSUS’s Wayne Pacelle opposes it

    Animal abuse registry — and why the HSUS’s Wayne Pacelle opposes it

    Yesterday I received two emails from two different animal welfare groups taking opposing views on the same topic. The first came from the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF), and featured a photo of Justin, the 19-pound Doberman found starving and on the brink of death in a foreclosed home. The ALDF was reporting two […]