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Animal Laws and Regulations


Animal Cruelty Laws - Title 3, Chapter 79 and Title 11, Chapter 5, Subchapter VII

Rabies Control – Title 3, Chapter 82, Subchapter I

Pet Warranties Law – Title 6, Chapter 40

Dog Control/Licensing – Title 9, Chapter 9, Subchapter I

Dangerous Dogs – Title 9, Chapter 9, Subchapter II

Shelter Standards Law – Title 16, Chapter 30F, Subchapter I

Animal Population Control Program – Title 16, Chapter 30F, Subchapter II

Animal Control and Cruelty Agent Certification – Title 16, Chapter 1, Subchapter II

Animal Welfare License Plate – Title 21, Chapter 21, Subchapter II

Summary of New Laws Supporting Animal Protection

Return to Office of Animal Welfare home page.



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