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AB 2343: A Postmortem

Assembly Member Mike Gatto Pulls Harmful HSUS Bill After Massive Outcry From California Animal Lovers

AB 2343 Amended: More Incompetence from HSUS

When it comes to fundraising, HSUS is happy to celebrate the special bond you and your animal share. But when it comes to legislation, they want to empower shelters with the ability to destroy that relationship. HSUS’ legislation has also lost sight of one of the reasons taxpayer funded shelters exist in the first place: to provide a haven for lost animals and a place where people can go to reclaim them when they become lost.

Understanding AB 2343: Why the “Fearing Law” Is So Dangerous

AQ&A about the bill to address confusion, why the precise wording poses such a pernicious threat, how this bill came about, and ultimately, why faith in HSUS is misplaced.

AB 2343 Betrays Dogs, Cats & The People Who Love Them

Read my article, Mike Gatto’s AB 2343 Betrays Dogs, Cats & The People Who Love Them, in The Huffington Post.

Help Me Prevent Dogs & Cats From Ending Up in Research Labs

Jennifer Fearing, a lobbyist for HSUS, is proposing a bill which threatens to take cats from their families and give them to for-profit companies, including potentially, companies who sell animals to research labs.