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Federal Court Upholds New Ohio Exotic Pet Law! !


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, suffering, pets )

Cher Away
- 582 days ago - humanesociety.org
The new law generally prohibits future private acquisition of dangerous wild animals, including big cats, some smaller exotic cats, bears, hyenas, gray wolves, some primate species, alligators and crocodiles.



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Nyack Clancy (429)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 9:06 am
Excellent news! Thanks for letting us know, Cher!
 

BarbKnight SunshineLady (1634)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 9:13 am
Woo-Hoo! This is great news! Thnx Cher! Now to get the Governor of LA to agree to let TONY go to a SANCTUARY WITHOUT any INTERFERENCE from the EVIL SANDLIN, I'D BE DOING THE HAPPY DANCE in my WHEELCHAIR!!!!!!!!
 

tasunka m. (333)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 9:14 am
some excellent news for a change
at least those poor animals in zanesville,didn't die in vain
thanks Cher
 

naomi cohen (60)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 9:20 am
thank you. this is great. signed.
 

Freya H. (298)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 9:50 am
Good! If people want pets, they should adopt rescue cats and dogs from the local shelter - or take in a stray, as I did years ago.
 

Julie E. (330)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:00 am
Great news!
Sadly it took the deaths of 50 animals let loose in a residential area in Zanesville to wake people up.
 

Esther Z. (101)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:16 am
Happily noted.
 

Tamara Noforwardsplz (185)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:23 am
Thank goodness Ohio finally woke up and saw the light. Now we will see how well they uphold this new law. I am ashamed to live in one of the only remaining states that does not have laws such as this one in place. Wisconsin needs to take a good look around the country and by a clue.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:31 am
I would assume that the people who currently have animals that fall under this law are in violation. If these animals were given up, where would they go? To a zoo? From one misery to another.
 

Ruth catchin up M. (252)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:54 am
TY Cher
 

Ruth McD (715)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:54 am
Great news. Noted. Thanks Cher.
 

Sue H. (7)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 11:13 am
Excellent! One State at a time.
 

Lisa Neste (695)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 12:09 pm
Awesome!! Thanks for the heads up Cher. :)
 

Darla Taylor (110)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 12:56 pm
Noted. Excellent news! Maybe with all the things that present owners would have to do to keep their so-called "pets" they will actually give them up to sanctuaries that can take better care of the animals. Thanks so much, Cher.
 

Gloria picchetti (287)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 1:32 pm
I am delighted. Let's not have more innocent animals harmed because of private ownership.

Spam flagged. Please flag along!
 

Waltraud U. (74)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 1:57 pm
n ty
 

Donna Hamilton (135)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 2:06 pm
Good news! Noted. Thanks, Cher.
 

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 2:23 pm
Great news!
Thanks
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (222)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 2:43 pm
Noted! Great news!!!
 

paula eaton (30)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 3:12 pm
Super great news
 

Christeen Anderson (479)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 4:32 pm
Yea. That's as it should be.
 

Michael Kirkby (83)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 4:45 pm
Excellent news. Too bad it couldn't become a national policy.
 

Kat H. (36)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 5:12 pm
Great!
 

pam w. (191)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 5:24 pm
Excellent! Thanks for the good news!
 

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Sunday December 23, 2012, 6:05 pm
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Jennifer C. (172)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 7:39 pm
Thanks
 

Rock H. (254)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 7:42 pm
Great news. This judge got this one right restoring sanity back to Ohio.

Thanks for posting this Cher!
 

D D. (107)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:04 pm
TOTALLY EXCELLENT!!!!!! Thank you!

 

. (3)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:13 pm
Terrific news, thanks Cher.
 

Heidi Aubrey (16)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 10:36 pm
Great news. I hate spammers. I always Flag as Inappropriate and give the reason Spam.
 

rene davis (74)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 11:04 pm
Yay, "..not only necessary, but entirely constitutional." Let us never forget Zanesille & that madman's actions which resulted in the death of so many beautiful & innocent creatures. RIP
 

rene davis (74)
Sunday December 23, 2012, 11:08 pm
Many thanks to The Humane Society of the United States, whom work tirelessly to bring about a difference to the innocent & exploited.
 

Tanya W. (45)
Monday December 24, 2012, 5:13 am
A win in the battle to conquerr the war on animal abuse.
 

Danuta Watola (1180)
Monday December 24, 2012, 5:38 am
Noted
 

Amy E. (66)
Monday December 24, 2012, 8:34 am
Noted
 

Thomas P. (468)
Monday December 24, 2012, 12:11 pm
Noted....excellent news
 

kye j. (41)
Monday December 24, 2012, 12:56 pm
Good news.Thanks
 

Isabelle J. (87)
Monday December 24, 2012, 1:01 pm
Great !
 

Muriel Servaege (39)
Monday December 24, 2012, 1:50 pm
Good!
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Monday December 24, 2012, 6:22 pm
Continue.............
 

Wim Zunnebeld (144)
Monday December 24, 2012, 6:23 pm
Etc..................
 

Dianne D. (455)
Monday December 24, 2012, 9:10 pm
Great news. Hope all the other states adopt this law.
 

Ruth S. (314)
Tuesday December 25, 2012, 6:25 am
Super news!!!
 

Hayley C. (7)
Tuesday December 25, 2012, 9:31 am
Great!!
 

Joan M. (1091)
Tuesday December 25, 2012, 7:39 pm
Noted. This is indeed good news. Thanks for sharing Cher
 

Karen B. (8)
Tuesday December 25, 2012, 7:44 pm
Great news.!!!
 

Parvez Zuberi (7)
Wednesday December 26, 2012, 3:21 am
Very good news
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Wednesday December 26, 2012, 2:32 pm
Good.
 

Anneke Andries (248)
Sunday December 30, 2012, 12:48 pm
t.y.!
 

Yvonne F. (163)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 10:31 am
About time!!!!!!!!!! This law should have been there from the beginning!! Thanks Cher
 
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