Since 1986, speaking for those who can't speak for themselves.

ANIMAL WELFARE

Links to Animal Welfare Organizations

Links to Information for You and Your Pet

Links to the Legislators and Laws regarding Animal Welfare

 Legislators & Legislation:


 Tennessee General Assembly
 Find/Contact your Senator, Representative; Senate/House/Joint Committee Members; Senate/House Schedules and Calendars


 Nashville-Davidson County Council
 Find/Contact your Council Member; Council Meetings Schedule


 Tennessee Spay/Neuter Law/Public Chapter 615
 State law requires that animals adopted from shelters be spayed/neutered. If they are too young, then a deposit is paid to the shelter to  ensure that adopted dogs/cats are spayed/neutered. If deposits are not reclaimed, then it forfeits to the shelter.


 Animal Law
 On this site you will find a comprehensive repository of information about animal law, including:


         -over 1200 full text cases (US, historical, and UK)

         -over 1400 US statutes
         -over 60 topics and comprehensive explanations
         -legal articles on a variety of animal topics
         -a collection of international Articles and Laws.

 
Nashville-Davidson County Animal Ordiances
 
Tennessee Animal Laws