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Old August 8th, 2012, 12:57 PM
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American Bar Association (ABA) urges repeal of all breed-specific laws

http://www.nationalcanineresearchcou...specific-laws/
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Old August 8th, 2012, 01:45 PM
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Wow, that's awesome!

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Resolution 100 endorses “breed-neutral dangerous dog/reckless owner laws that ensure due process protections for owners, encourage responsible pet ownership and focus on the behavior of both individual dog owner and dogs[.]“[iv]
Hear hear!!
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That's awesome!!! Hopefully Canada will follow suit as well. Thanks Marko
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Great news, it is a start.

Thanks for sharing Marko.
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Old August 10th, 2012, 12:26 PM
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'Course, just cuz the ABA endorsed the new policy doesn't mean any municipality will follow up on it. But at least it's out there now for municipalities that might be thinking of strengthening their problem animal legislation--and corporate counsels will have it there in front of them when the boards come asking for advice on the legalities.
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