Lame Ducks and Puppy Mills – A Legislative Update

Lame Ducks and Puppy Mills – A Legislative Update

Update 12/18/18: Both bills HB 5916 and HB 5917 have passed the Michigan House and Senate. The Michigan Humane Society has sent Governor Rick Snyder a formal letter urging him to veto both bills. You can read the letter HERE. Original article below. Michigan’s...
A Legal Victory for the Human-Animal Bond

A Legal Victory for the Human-Animal Bond

In January 2016, five Detroit police officers and one sergeant executed a search warrant on a house in Detroit where they suspected that Nikita Smith and Kevin Thomas were squatting and selling drugs. Smith and Thomas had three dogs with them in the house. In...