A special thanks to our 20 year charter members!!

A special thanks to our 20 year charter members!!

Tri County Animal Hospital in Cumming 4316 Canton Hwy, Cumming, GA 30040 (770) 887-4530 http://tricountyanimalhospital.com/ Columbia Belvedere Animal Hospital in Decatur 3956 Glenwood Rd, Decatur, GA 30032 (404) 289-5231 http://www.columbiabelvedereanimalhospital.com/ Town and Country Veterinary Clinic in Marietta 1343 Gresham Rd, Marietta, GA 30062 (770) 971-1556 http://www.drgoodvet.com/...

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The Cycle of Violence

The cycle of violence is a chain of circumstances in which an adult abuses a child or animal. The adult passes down the violent traits and patterns to the child, who continues the cycle of violence. Domestic violence, child abuse, and animal abuse have a high correlation to each other, and this cycle of violence will continue until someone steps in to stop it. Some statistics� 68% of battered women reported violence toward their animals by the...

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Gwinnett County Sheriff Butch Conway Supports SpayGeorgia

Gwinnett County Sheriff Butch Conway is a great friend to all animals, and to SpayGeorgia. You can often find him in the public eye, supporting the cause of spay/neutering, and pursuing people who are involved in dog fighting. He recently offered $10,000 of his own money for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of people involved in dog fighting in Gwinnett Count. You can hear Sheriff Conway supporting SpayGeorgia in a recent...

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Model Spay/Neuter Programs

Los Angeles Spaying and neutering is mandatory for all dogs and cats in city limits unless the guardian has obtained a $100.00 annual unaltered animal permit. If the guardian wishes to breed the animal, they must also obtain a breeders license. All dogs bred for sale or trade must be registered and seller must disclose permit number and name of breeder in any advertisement. Violators will be fined $500.00 and would be considered a misdemeanor....

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Anti-chaining Law in California

California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed an Anti-Chaining Bill into law. Dog chaining is now limited to three hours in the state of California. This precedent-setting dog protection measure was sponsored by the California Animal Association, a coalition of 15 animal protection groups. Several veterinarians testified at hearings on the negative physical and psychological effects associated with long-term chaining of dogs. In addition,...

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