Pet Advocacy Network

Issue Updates

  • Virginia Overview – 2024 Session

    VIRGINIA Legislative Overview – 2024 Session (Adjourned on March 8, 2024) 23 pet related items were proposed during the 1st year of the 2024-2025 legislative session, 9 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 62 Animal Cruelty Conviction List: Amends… Read More

  • Oregon Overview – 2024 Session

    OREGON Legislative Overview – 2024 Session (Adjourned on March 7, 2024) 3 pet related items were proposed during the 2024 legislative session, 2 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 4148 Invasive Species Council Review/Zoonotic Disease Program Expansion:An Act directing… Read More

  • Utah Overview – 2024 Session

    UTAH Legislative Overview – 2024 Session (Adjourned on March 1, 2024) 5 pet related items were proposed during the 2024 legislative session, 2 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 145 Veterinary Telehealth Services: Amends Title 58 (Professions & Occupations),… Read More

  • Washington Overview – 2024 Session

    WASHINGTON Legislative Overview – 2023-24 Session (Adjourned on March 7, 2024) 10 pet related items were proposed during the 2023-24 legislative session, 4 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 1157/SB 5148 “Wild or Exotic Animal Protection Act”: Amends Title… Read More

  • Indiana Overview – 2024 Session

    INDIANA Legislative Overview – 2024 Session (Adjourned on March 8, 2024) 5 pet related items were proposed during the 2024 legislative session, 3 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 1226 Landlord Pet Policies/Cat Declawing: Amends Title 32 (Property), Article… Read More

  • West Virginia Overview – 2024 Session

    WEST VIRGINIA Legislative Overview – 2024 Session (Adjourned on March 9, 2024) 12 pet related items were proposed during the 2024 legislative session, 7 of which were designated as priority by the Pet Advocacy Network. Final Disposition of Priority ISSUES: BILL # SUMMARY FINAL DISPOSITION HB 4363 Ownership of Japanese Quail as Pets: Amends Chapter… Read More