47-3-35(C) A licensed veterinarian must meet with the pet owner at the animal shelter and examine the pet before the owner takes possession of the pet from an animal shelter. If a licensed veterinarian is not available at the time the owner takes possession,…Read More
There was extensive discussion on March 20th with the SCAV (SC Association of Veterinarians) and representatives from the animal community about H Bill 3492. The primary issues that seem to be of the greatest concern as stated during the meeting by the…Read More
A battle between private practice veterinarians and animal shelter/rescue groups boiled to the surface this spring over a contentious bill working its way through the state Legislature. While the House Agriculture Committee decided last week to put the bill,…Read More
This morning, the House Agricultural Committee met and discussed H. 3492, a bill that would negatively impact SC shelters with devastating consequences for pets and pet owners. The Committee voted to adjourn debate on the bill, which basically means that it…Read More
I just sent an email to Nelson Hardwick, committee chairman concerning this bill and attached all the current signatures on file on this bill. I hope he gets 40,000 emails from all who oppose this bill. Below is what I sent.
Please do not sign this bill as…Read More