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HR 838/S707 PUPS

Posted by CMKC on Monday, January 30, 2012, In : Proposed Legislature 

HR 835 / S 707 PUPS

Bad for dogs, bad for shelters, bad for the economy

WHAT PUPS DOES:

Abandons traditional determination between wholesale and retail---so that

USDA can regulate home/hobby breeders who don't sell to pet stores.

Begins USDA regulation of anyone (with 1 intact female dog over 4 months of

age) who sells, places, or adopts out more than 50 dogs in a year ... to start.

Could easily be amended down to 10 ... to 2.

Takes away your right to privacy in your own home. USDA ...


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The PUPS Bill (HR 5434)

Posted by CMKC on Thursday, September 15, 2011, In : Proposed Legislature 
The PUPS bill (HR 5434) is coming up in the US congress.  AKC opposes the current version of the bill which restricts ownership of dogs to ten (10) intact dogs of any age.  Contact your Senators and Representatives and ask them to withhold support for this bill.

Learn more about the PUPS (HF 5434) bill by going to the following link: http://www.opencongress.org/bill/111-h5434/show

You can get the contact information for your US Senators at the following link: http://www.senate.gov/general/...


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Cambridge Minnesota Kennel Club (CMKC) Fostering an interest in all pure-bred dogs; Holding sanctioned matches, dog shows and obedience trials under the rules of the American Kennel Club; Encouraging good sportsmanship at matches, dog shows and obedience trials; Supporting local charitable or civic organizations, especially those that relate to animal welfare and education concerning dogs.