06 Sep '12, 7pm

After Dumping Ground For Dogs Discovered, Arizona Reevaluates Animal Welfare Laws

After Dumping Ground For Dogs Discovered, Arizona Reevaluates Animal Welfare Laws

Last March, Arizonans discovered a dumping ground for dead dogs, some with yellow rope tied around their legs and necks, on a vacant lot in south Phoenix. An 11-person task force has been established with the goal of improving animal welfare in the state and is examining shortcomings in the state law that leave prosecutors unable to pursue animal cruelty cases. “We have gathered together a group of passionate community leaders, local business owners and animal welfare experts to create a system that will ensure the safety and well-being of all animal residents of our city and state,” Councilwoman Thelda Williams told CBS5AZ. The group intends to raise public awareness about animal abuse through public service announcements and legislative changes that address incidents that are caused by both ignorance and intentional acts of cruelty. They want to work with schools to educ...

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