State Laws across the USA and its territories mainly cater to cultural and societal needs.
Search Animal Laws (statutes) and Legislation (proposed laws) by state at Animal Law.Com
Groups that provide information regarding animals and the law:
Animal Legal Defense Fund: Since 1979, the ALDF has been working to protect animals through the legal system.
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA): A group devoted to the prevention of cruelty towards animals. Great informational website for pending legislation, animal behavioral advice, and disaster preparedness as it relates to people and animals.
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